Job Application Crash Course

A step by step guide on how to apply for jobs in academia

In this crash course for graduate students applying for jobs in academia, you will

  • Choose the type of jobs you want to apply for
  • Create a job search spreadsheet to stay organized
  • Write at least 2 different CVs
  • Write a teaching statement
  • Write 2 versions of your research statement
  • Ask for letters of recommendation
  • Write cover letters
  • Apply for jobs

Your Instructor


Hi there! I'm Toyin! You can think of me as your virtual mentor. I recently survived getting my PhD in Math and landed my dream job in academia! And I want the same for you! I know how difficult, stressful, and overwhelming it is to be in a graduate program or to be a new faculty member. However, I was able to make it through my program with good and positive experiences and I want the same for you. So let's push aside the stress and worry and let's get to work!

Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.

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