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Regional HERCs

The regional HERCs are at the heart of HERC. Each HERC region facilitates collaboration among its member institutions in a specific geographic region and has a director that is there to help jobseekers and member institutions get the most out of HERC. Visit the regional sites to focus your search in a specific region, access regionally specific resources.

What Regional HERC's Offers Jobseekers

Each regional HERC is a gateway to more jobs in higher education and related fields than any other website in that region. If you're part of a dual-career couple HERC has tools to help you and your partner find jobs within a commutable distance. The regional HERCs also provide important information about the region to help if you plan to relocate.

What Regional HERC's Offers Member Institutions

Regional HERC member institutions work together to strategically address top recruitment priorities. HERC has developed leading regional & national higher education jobs websites, diverse job seeker pools & a network of colleagues at nearby campuses who collaborate on dual-career hiring issues and convene regularly for professional development opportunities. Members also receive special pricing from numerous higher education vendors, often saving more than the cost of membership.

Greater Chicago Midwest HERC
 

Greater Chicago Midwest HERC encompasses northern and central Illinois, southeast Wisconsin, and northwest and central Indiana.

Greater Oregon HERC
 

Greater Oregon HERC encompasses the state of Oregon and southern Washington.

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Greater Tennessee HERC encompasses the state of Tennessee.

Greater Washington State HERC
 

Greater Washington State HERC encompasses portions of Washington State, Idaho, Montana, and Alaska.

Metro New York and Southern Connecticut HERC
 

Metro New York and Southern Connecticut HERC encompasses New York City, southern Connecticut, Long Island, and Lower and Mid-Hudson Valley.

Michigan HERC
 

Michigan HERC encompasses the state of Michigan.

Mid-Atlantic HERC
 

Mid-Atlantic HERC encompasses Maryland, Virginia and Washington D.C.

New England HERC
 

New England HERC encompasses Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Vermont, Maine, Rhode Island, and northern Connecticut.

New Jersey/Eastern Pennsylvania/Delaware HERC
 

New Jersey/Eastern Pennsylvania/Delaware HERC encompasses New Jersey, northeastern Pennsylvania, central Pennsylvania, southeastern Pennsylvania, and Delaware.

North Texas HERC
 

North Texas HERC encompasses the Dallas/Fort Worth Metro area and the north, northeast and northwest Texas regions.

Northern California HERC
 

Northern California HERC encompasses Shasta Cascade, Davis/Sacramento, Sierra Nevada Mountains, North Coast, San Francisco Bay, Silicon Valley, Monterey Bay and Central Valley.

Northern California HERC
 

Ohio, Western Pennsylvania and West Virginia HERC encompasses all of Ohio, Western Pennsylvania including the Pittsburgh region, and West Virginia.

Saint Louis Regional HERC
 

Saint Louis Regional HERC encompasses the St. Louis metro area, central Missouri, and central Illinois.

South-Central-Gulf Texas HERC
 

South-Central-Gulf Texas HERC encompasses southern, central and gulf coast regions of Texas, including the areas surrounding Austin, San Antonio, Corpus Christi, and Houston/Galveston.

Southern California HERC
 

Southern California HERC encompasses Central Coast, Los Angeles, Orange County, Inland Empire, and San Diego.

Upper Midwest HERC
 

Upper Midwest HERC encompasses Minnesota, eastern North Dakota, and western Wisconsin.

Upstate New York HERC
 

Upstate New York HERC encompasses Capital Saritoga, Central Leatherstocking, Finger Lakes, Chautauqua-Allegheny, Niagara Frontier, the Adirondacks, and Thousand Islands.

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