Resource Directory

The OACD Resource Directory contains a list of websites, organizations, and resources on a variety of topics related to your career development and success. You can refine the results by using any combination of the search options below including keyword, category, and audience.

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Career Exploration, Career Specific Development, Professional Development
Faculty, Postdocs, Residents & Clinical Fellows, Grad & Med Students, Administrators

View Science Magazine's career homepage for articles, news, and journals relating to scientific careers.

Career Transition, Employment Postings, Job Search Skills
Faculty, Postdocs, Grad & Med Students, Administrators

Academic360 provides employment information from 2700+ colleges and universities, listings of a variety of academic and industry associations, upcoming conferences, advice, news, jobs, and other resources to help with the job search. 

Career Transition, Job Search Skills
Faculty, Postdocs, Residents & Clinical Fellows, Grad & Med Students, Administrators

When preparing for a job interview, it's not enough to only read advice - you need to put that advice into practice! That's why Big Interview isn't just a training course. You'll also get hands-on practice with mock interviews tailored to your specific industry, job and experience level. All Pitt users have access to this resource for free. 

Family-friendly, University of Pittsburgh
Faculty, Postdocs, Residents & Clinical Fellows, Grad & Med Students, Administrators

Family plays an important role in the lives of our faculty, staff and students. Pitt offers many resources for care throughout all stages of life: from a healthy pregnancy to caring for an aging parent.

Family-friendly, University of Pittsburgh
Faculty, Postdocs, Residents & Clinical Fellows, Grad & Med Students, Administrators

The University Child Development Center exists to encourage and support each child to grow to his/her fullest potential in all areas of development, thus creating a positive self-concept and a realistic opportunity for success in life.

Career Transition, Employment Postings, Job Search Skills
Faculty, Postdocs, Grad & Med Students, Administrators

The official job search page provided by the Chronicle of Higher Education, a leader in higher education journalism. Search a catalog of 17,000+ jobs in higher education, set up new job alerts, and view salary data and job search tips. 

Pittsburgh Information
Faculty, Postdocs, Residents & Clinical Fellows, Grad & Med Students, Administrators

Whether you’ve already joined the Pitt community or you’re considering a move here, this guide will help you to get the most out of the city. 

Family-friendly, International, Research, University of Pittsburgh
Faculty, Postdocs, Administrators

Postdoctoral education is an important element in the research and scholarship environment at the University of Pittsburgh. In general, a postdoctoral appointment provides a recent Ph.D. graduate with opportunities to continue development of his or her research skills, learn new research techniques, and work under the supervision of a senior research faculty member. This document describes the process of postdoctoral appointment.

Career Exploration, Career Specific Development, Employment Postings, Networking
Faculty, Postdocs, Grad & Med Students, Administrators

Search a database of 63,000+ jobs in higher education and access a variety of career resources and tips. 

Family-friendly, University of Pittsburgh
Faculty, Postdocs, Residents & Clinical Fellows, Grad & Med Students, Administrators

The University values and encourages nursing mothers in the employment and education environment.  The chart shown in this link lists lactation rooms on the Oakland campus.