Click or download any of the free resources below--specifically collected for UNC Hussman students--for help in your career search. From resumes to networking, we’ve got you covered! And feel free to contact us with questions or book an appointment.
University Career Services' online portal Handshake includes job and internship postings, as well as details about recruiting, career fairs, workshops, employer contact information and more. Log on and create a profile here. Additionally, available positions at UNC-Chapel Hill are posted via the UNC Human Resources Careers at Carolina job board.
Industry-focused job boards:
The American Advertising Federation
The National Association of Black Journalists
The Public Relations Society of America
The Public Relations Student Society of America
The Society for News Design
The Society of Professional Journalists.
The One Club for Creativity COVID-19 Job Board
LinkedIn Learning is a leading online learning platform that helps anyone learn business, software, technology and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals. Through the UNC-Chapel Hill subscription, current students have access to the LinkedIn Learning video library of engaging, top-quality courses taught by recognized industry experts. Within the LinkedIn Learning library, the "Career Development Training and Tutorials" playlist provides more than 150 courses on leadership, management techniques, productivity, resume writing and more. Students can also explore Learning Paths to find courses organized by career trajectories and skill sets. Learn more
University Career Services serves underclassmen, seniors, graduate students and alumni. Services include individual career advising; internship and employment search assistance; workshops on job-seeking skills; on-campus interviewing; graduate school preparation assistance; online internship and job listings; and occupational and employer information. The UCS website has an extensive collection of resources that include worksheets and handouts and information about resumes, CVs, cover letters, thank you letters and references; networking and social media; the internship search; the professional job search; interviewing; and much more!
Hussman Connections provides a space for students and upcoming grads to connect and network with alumni in their areas of career interests. Simply click the link below to view a master list of Hussman alumni who are eager to be a resource. Review the list of contacts and reach out to those with similar career interests and those that can provide support with your specific career needs. All initial contact will take place over LinkedIn. All you need to do is send a connection request with a note referencing “Hussman Connections”:
From here, you and the alum will set up a virtual meeting of your choice (Zoom, Skype, FaceTime, Google Hangouts, phone call, etc.). This can be a one-time meeting or you can plan follow-up conversations— the choice is yours! This database is updated regularly, so be sure to check back for newly added alumni.
We ask that everyone be respectful of one another’s time. If you schedule a meeting, please be sure to follow through. Some alumni may receive multiple requests, so please be patient as you await their response.