South Central Gulf Texas HERC
South-Central-Gulf Texas (SCGTX) HERC is a non-profit consortium of colleges and universities in Southern and Central Texas. Our institutions collaborate to recruit and retain the most outstanding and diverse faculty, staff, and administrators. We also seek to assist dual-career couples with their regional job searches.
Our job search site offers:
- Simplified Job Searching
- Enhanced Dual-Career Search Options
- CV/Resume Builder
- Google Maps of the South Central Gulf Texas region
- Mobile Access
You may also go directly to member jobsites to find out more about their jobs and total compensation offerings.
To learn more about HERC or search for higher education jobs in other regions, visit www.hercjobs.org.
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When asking for a letter of recommendation from a faculty member, undergraduates should provide an overview of their research, a curriculum vitae and information on where to submit the letter, University of Florida professor David Oppenheimer advises. Students also should follow up with the professor and write a personal thank-you note, he suggests. Science magazine (free content) (6/27)29 Jun 2016 12:58:26 CDThttp://www.sciencemag.org/careers/2016/06/getting-great-recommendation-letter
Volunteer experience could be the key to making your resume stand out. According to a recent Deloitte study, 82% of US hiring managers prefer candidates with volunteer experience, and 92% say they believe such experience helps build leadership skills. Fortune (6/28)29 Jun 2016 12:58:26 CDThttp://fortune.com/2016/06/28/volunteer-work-resume/
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