Resources for Current Students

Enrolled graduate students should contact the Graduate Placement Director, Professor GerShun Avilez ( We maintain a departmental website with complete information about the job search process, including the basic protocols, timelines, advice for academic and non-academic job searches, and other relevant materials.

General information about the academic job search as well as job listings may be found on Modern Language Association (MLA) website.

The MLA has a section of their website devoted to nearly every aspect of the job search. They’ve collected advice from senior faculty around the country and organized these responses into basic categories:

The electronic database of announcements for full time faculty positions in English is also found on their website.

The Chronicle of Higher Education likewise maintains a list of postings.

From the MLA, 5 LinkedIn Tips for Humanities PhDs