Job and Internship opportunities are shared through Handshake. These additional sites are suggested by staff and students.
Current UNL Students: Handshake is the place for students of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln to search and apply for internships, co-ops, part-time and full-time jobs.
Employers: Handshake is the place for employers to post internships, co-ops, part-time and full-time jobs for the University of Nebraska-Lincoln students and alumni.
Components of Strong Internships
- Intern receives an orientation and training
- Intern has a specific project/responsibilities and opportunities to learn about organization's operations
- Employer supervisor supports the student in the pursuit of learning goals
- Intern meets organization’s leaders
Consult community Chamber of Commerce or Economic Development sites to learn about major organizations in desired communities, including universities, government, and non-profit employers.
Search for U.S. based employers doing business overseas as well as overseas opportunities. National job listing and internship sites including non-profit sites may have international positions.
- Cultural Vistas
- CEA Global Education - job search engine
- CRCC Asia - job search engine
- Cross-Cultural Solutions
- UNL Education Abroad
- Foundation for Sustainable Development
- Going Global - International internships/jobs, foreign country and U.S. city job search guides, past H-1B employers. Available on campus or through Handshake
Check professional organizations and trade publications for potential profession-specific opportunities.
Also check listings under Communications, World Views, and Non-Profit for additional job listing sites.
- American Association of Museum - provides resources and information related to museums.
- Artpromote.com - has a wide range of information for artists.
- CyberDance - offers links to classical ballet and modern dance resources.
- EntertainmentCareers.net - lists positions in the entertainment industry.
- Mandy.com - has listings in film and TV.
- New York Foundation for the Arts Classified - lists jobs and internships in arts and arts management.
- Playbill - provides jobs in theater arts, including acting.
- Showbizjobs - lists positions in film, television, recording, multimedia, and attractions.
- Variety.com - posts jobs and internships with entertainment and media employers.
Business related listings can be found in many focused job listing sites as well as broad national or international sites.
- Accounting.com - allows users to search for jobs in finance and accountancy.
- Accounting Jobs Page - provides jobs in accounting and finance nationwide.
- Careers in Audit - has international jobs auditors.
- BankJobs.com - provides a broad search engine for the financial industry.
- Career Bank - searches jobs in finance, banking and accounting.
- MyAccountingDegree - offers job listing sites in accounting and finance.
- American Society of Travel Agents - provides opportunities in travel.
- Benefits Link - provides opportunities in benefits management.
- Casino Careers Online - has positions in gaming-hospitality.
- Center for Association Leadership - provides job listings in association management.
- Hospitality Careers - contains food service and hospitality related jobs.
- HRJobs.org - lists positions in human resources management.
- Jobs On the Menu - provides jobs in the restaurant industry.
- The Professional Convention Management Association - has meeting planning & sales positions.
- Society for Human Resources Management - lists positions in human resources management.
- Wine and Hospitality Jobs - offers opportunities in the hospitality field.
Also check listings under Communications, World Views, and Non-Profit for additional job listing sites.
- Advertising Age - provides openings in sales and advertising.
- Adweek's - provides opportunities in media.
- American Marketing Association - displays jobs in marketing, sales, advertising, and communication.
- Insurance National Search - lists positions in the insurance industry.
- MarketingJobs.com - lists positions in sales and marketing.
- MRWeb - is a market research job search site.
- Medreps.com - offers positions in medical and pharmaceutical sales.
- SalesHeads.com - lists sales positions in various fields.
- SalesJobs.com - has listings which can be searched by industry.
- Style Careers - contains fashion industry jobs.
- 24 Seven Talent - features fashion related career resources.
Also check listings under Arts and Humanities as well as Business – Marketing and Sales.
- American Sportscasters Online - provides job listings in sportscasting.
- International Association of Business Communicators - lists jobs in organizational communication.
- O'Dwyer's PR Daily - lists positions in the field of public relations.
- Public Relations Society of America - lists public relations positions.
- Society for Technical Communication - provides job listings in technical communications.
- Talent Zoo - provides advertising and other creative jobs.
- TVSPY - lists media related jobs.
Also check listings under Science as well as Schools and Communities.
- American Speech-Language Hearing Association - lists career opportunities for speech pathologists and audiologists.
- CareersInFood.com - specializes in job listings for the food and beverage manufacturing industry.
- Exercisejobs.com - is a job source for fitness and exercise professionals.
- Explorehealthcareers.org - presents summer internship and enrichment programs and comprehensive career information on health careers.
- Food Management - offers opportunities in the food and beverage industry.
- JobsSLP - lists jobs in speech and audiology.
- Healthcareers.com - has listings for a variety of medical professions.
- Medical Workers.com - provides career opportunities in health care including allied health.
- Nursing Jobs - lists nursing positions.
- Nutritionjobs.com - lists jobs related to nutrition and dietetics.
- Public Health Online contains pre-professional opportunities in public health.
- Therapyjobs.com - has therapy job listings.
Also check listings under Science and Business World.
- Actuary.com - lists actuary positions nationwide.
- American Statistical Association - has information about different areas of statistics and job listings.
- American Marketing Association - lists research positions for persons with skills in statistics.
- American Mathematical Society - provides a job database and links to other math related job listing sites.
- Be An Actuary - provides resources on actuary careers, with jobs listed for actuarial professionals.
- Computerjobs.com - lists positions in the computer industry.
- DICE - lists positions in information technology, engineering, and technical fields.
- Society of Actuaries - features actuary jobs for job seekers with varying degrees of experience.
- Ultimate Insurance Jobs - includes actuarial opportunities.
Also check listings under World Views, Health and Medical, International, Non-Profit, and Government jobs.
Also check listings under World Views, Health and Medical, and Numbers and Logic.
- AgCareers - lists positions in agriculture and agribusiness.
- American Fisheries Society - lists positions in fisheries and aquatic science.
- American Zoo and Aquarium Association - lists jobs in zoos and aquariums.
- Bio Jobs - lists biotechnology jobs.
- Sciencecareers - includes research positions in life, physical, and health sciences.
- American Institute of Chemical Engineers - lists positions for chemical engineers and other technical positions.
- American Planning Association - offers jobs in planning and allied fields.
- American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers - includes academic and industry positions for agricultural and biological engineers.
- EEWeb - offers job/internship listings for electronics and electrical engineers.
- Engineering Central - lists positions for both entry-level and experienced engineers and computer professionals.
- ElectricalEngineer.com - lists positions for electrical engineers and related disciplines.
- Engineer.net - searches engineering jobs listed on employer websites.
- MechanicalEngineer.Com - lists mechanical engineering positions and links to companies.
- Conservation Biology - lists openings in conservation biology and ecology.
- Coolworks - offers positions related to parks and recreation.
- Cyber-Sierra - links to environmentally based job listing sites.
- Environmental Career Opportunities - lists positions in natural resources and environmental advocacy.
- Green Job Engine - provides environmental jobs and internships gathered from other listing sites.
- Student Conservation Association - information for students interested in conservation jobs and internships
- Texas A&M University - compiles opportunities related to fisheries, wildlife, and the environment.
Also check listings under International, Non-Profit, and Government jobs.
- American Association of Museums - provides resources and information related to museums.
- Eurograduate - lists jobs with European companies recruiting recent college graduates.
- Going Global - International internships/jobs, foreign country and U.S. city job search guides, past H-1B employers. Access details in Husker Hire Link, Announcement Section.
- Jobs Abroad - offers experiences abroad from employment to volunteer opportunities.
- Population Association of America - is devoted to interdisciplinary research in the social sciences.
- Roll Call - contains congressional news and job listings.
- ShovelBums - provides job listings related to archaeology and cultural resource management.
Check websites of specific institutions and consider education related organizations such as educational service units, cooperative extension, and human services agencies
- Teach In Nebraska - contains education jobs in Nebraska.
- Education America - allows educators to search jobs, post resumes, and apply to teaching jobs.
- Education Jobs Page - job listings from NationJob Network.
- K12Jobs - is one stop for Employment at schools nationally.
- Teachers-Teachers.Com - provides listings from the American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education.
- USREAP - is the largest online educator recruitment resources for school districts.
Teaching internationally can be complex because of less reputable companies that recruit individuals for international teaching positions. The links below reflect some reputable organizations and websites. Some of the better schools and employers require their teachers to have a degree and certification in education, and may require two years of teaching experience.
- Council of International Schools - is a placement service for international teaching opportunities by country.
- Department of Defense Education Activity - for information on worldwide American-sponsored elementary and secondary schools overseas
- ESL Job Center - for ESL/EFL Teachers Around the World.
- Global Services in Education - for positions in international schools.
- TEFL - Professional Network, an ELT career resource.
- JET Program - the Japan Exchange and Teaching Program.
- The International Educator - has information about teaching overseas and different types of schools.
- TESOL International Association - has professional development and training resources
- Timeplan - for positions in England and Scotland.
- Transitions Abroad - includes a focus on cultural aspects of teaching and living in another country.
- University of Northern Iowa (UNI) Overseas Placement Service for Educators - offers overseas teacher recruitment.
- Academe this Week Chronicle of Higher Education - offers faculty, administrative, and executive positions
- Academic Careers Online - lists positions for faculty, researchers, and administrators.
- American College Personnel Association - lists positions including student services.
- HigherEdJobs.com - lists jobs by administrative or academic category.
- Jobwire - offers job listings in the career services profession.
- Student Affairs - position listings on college campuses.
- U.S. Universities and Community Colleges - links to university and community college websites.
Consider particular civic issues or specific populations when searching for potential employers
Consult resources to help develop effective governmental resumes and applications. Also consider government contractors as potential employers.
- Careers in Government - provides resources related to employment in government and the public sector.
- USAJOBS Resource Center
- Intelligence Community
- FedBizOpps-Contractor Jobs
- Federal Pathways Program
- Federal Jobs by College Major
- USA.gov-Agency List
- Security Clearances
- The Resume Place-Federal Job Resource