Ohio/Western Pennsylvania/West Virginia HERC
Welcome to the Ohio, Western PA, West Virginia HERC
Our job board lists the faculty, staff and executive positions at more than 30 distinguished colleges and universities, non-profit organizations, and research institutes in the OH/Western PA/WV region. We are part of the 18-region nationwide HERC network.
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Our mission is to advance the efforts of our member organizations to recruit and retain outstanding and diverse faculty and staff and to assist dual-career couples. Our organizations are committed to diversity, equity and inclusion in the recruitment process and in providing an environment sensitive to work/life balance. We understand that employment decisions often involve two careers and offer state of the art dual career technology.
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Ph.D. graduates should start early researching organizations they want to work for and network to learn about upcoming or unadvertised positions, according to Lauren Celano, co-founder and CEO of Propel Careers. Graduates also should take inventory of their skills and the kind of jobs they enjoy and search for organizations that are a good fit, she recommends. Nature (free content) (10/17)19 Oct 2016 12:39:03 CDThttp://blogs.nature.com/naturejobs/2016/10/17/tips-to-identify-the-perfect-employer/
Proactive employees must develop the office politics skills to successfully suggest changes and make sure they are in a work environment that welcomes employee input, write Andreas Wihler and Jon Jachimowicz. By seeking feedback from peers and supervisors, you can learn to better determine whether a proactive approach is appropriate. Harvard Business Review online (tiered subscription model) (10/17)19 Oct 2016 12:39:03 CDThttps://hbr.org/2016/10/proactivity-can-be-a-double-edged-sword
WQAD-TV (Moline, Ill.) (10/19)19 Oct 2016 12:39:03 CDThttp://wqad.com/2016/10/18/employers-doing-more-interviews-via-webcams/
Faculty and coaches, represented by the Association of Pennsylvania State College and University Faculties, this morning have gone on strike at 14 state universities and colleges after failing to reach a contract agreement with system officials. At issue are disagreements over compensation, adjunct faculty and health insurance, officials say. The Morning Call (Allentown, Pa.) (10/19)19 Oct 2016 12:39:03 CDThttp://www.mcall.com/news/breaking/mc-state-universities-update-20161020-story.html
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