HERC is a non-profit consortium of over 700 colleges, universities, hospitals, research labs, government agencies, and related non- and for-profit organizations. Consortium members share a commitment to hiring the most diverse and talented faculty, staff, and executives.
What HERC Offers Jobseekers
HERC is a gateway to more jobs in higher education and related fields than any other website. This means you have access to excellent faculty, research, staff and executive positions at employers around the country. If you’re part of a dual-career couple HERC has tools to help you and your partner find jobs within a commutable distance.
What HERC Offers Member Institutions
Is your campus hiring the most outstanding and diverse faculty, staff, and executives? Do you have a successful strategy for assisting dual-career couples? Interested in pooling resources to increase your campus' effectiveness in these areas?
Find out how HERC member institutions work together to strategically address these 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.
What HERC Offers Corporate & Non-Profit Partners
HERC offers partners the opportunity to present business solutions and information about their organizations to higher education human resources, chief academic officer, and diversity leaders – the individuals responsible for purchasing decisions at their institutions.
"This is a great electronic vehicle for connecting active and passive candidates with career opportunities not only for themselves but for their spouses/partners. The email notifications are a very proactive way to bring opportunities to candidates without them having to re-visit the site, the site visits them with the information they choose."Share Your HERC Story
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- If you are over 50, emphasize your experience and accomplishments, Julie Halpert writes. Visit conferences and classes to stay informed about your industry and use LinkedIn to show engagement with modern hiring practices. CNBC (7/19)20 Jul 2018 12:25:39 CDThttps://www.cnbc.com/2018/07/16/how-to-land-a-great-job-when-you-are-over-50.html
- A company's culture is a key factor to consider when looking for a job, David Jensen writes. You can assess the culture in a business by analyzing employees' expressions, available facilities and company policies. Science (free content) (7/18)20 Jul 2018 12:25:39 CDThttp://www.sciencemag.org/careers/2018/07/job-satisfaction-culture-fit-matters
- U.S. News & World Report (7/17)20 Jul 2018 12:25:39 CDThttps://money.usnews.com/money/blogs/outside-voices-careers/articles/2018-07-17/how-to-volunteer-yourself-into-a-new-job
- An analysis of federal data finds that women who graduated from 114 of the top 117 universities and colleges earn less than their male peers. The largest gender wage gaps -- of greater than 30% -- existed among graduates from top universities such as Harvard, Stanford and Duke, the data show. Campus Technology (7/18)20 Jul 2018 12:25:39 CDThttps://campustechnology.com/articles/2018/07/18/gender-wage-gap-exists-for-graduates-of-nearly-every-top-college-in-america.aspx