Websites for the College of Arts & Sciences

The following sites include information about topics or careers in various areas of the Arts & Sciences. Additional sites listed may provide related career development or salary survey information.

Sites that post or link to actual job listings are designated with a star.

NOTE:   We strongly recommend that you preview websites in all categories since many of the websites listed could apply to students in more than one major. You will want to explore the websites listed for multiple departments within the College of Arts & Sciences, as well as websites listed for some of the other colleges and schools.



Education

Graduate School

Ethics

Non-Profit

General

Public Administration / Think Tanks

Government (Federal, State & Local)

Useful USC Resources


 

EDUCATION

(Note: Postings on the following sites are mostly academic in nature, but may contain the occasional posting outside of higher education.)

* USC - Websites for the College of Education
http://www.sc.edu/career/?id=education
From another section of the University of South Carolina Career Center webpage.  This page will link you to numerous sites pertaining to education-related opportunities.

Society for Women in Philosophy
http://www.uh.edu/~cfreelan/SWIP/
Use this site for articles, listserv, stats about the field, and other possible helpful links.

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ETHICS

Association for Practical and Professional Ethics
http://www.indiana.edu/~appe/
Click on “job listings” for open positions, mainly in academia - but not exclusively. Also has information about fellowships, study opportunities, and grant opportunities.

Bioethics.net: The American Journal of Bioethics
http://www.bioethics.net/
Interested in moral issues in the fields of medical treatment and research, ethical issues in the life sciences and the distribution of scarce medical resources?  Considering working in medicine, nursing, law, sociology, philosophy, or theology?  Click on "Jobs &
Events" to search job postings in related areas.

ASBH: American Society for Bioethics and Humanities
http://www.asbh.org/

Click on "Jobs" for openings in academia as well as non-profits and the healthcare industry.

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GENERAL

Guide to Philosophy on the Internet
http://www.earlham.edu/~peters/philinks.htm#jobs
Contains a search engine for philosophy, as well as comprehensive links to information on artificial intelligence, ethics, human rights resources, newsletters, email job lists, networking discussion groups, and wide variety of philosophy-related jobs.

Philosophy Around the Web
http://users.ox.ac.uk/~worc0337/phil_index.html
Links to related resources, journals, conferences, educational institutions, job search sites and more. Scroll down for a neat section on "Why study philosophy?"

Epistemelinks.com: Philosophy Resources on Internet
http://www.epistemelinks.com/Main/MainJob.htm
Provides links to other sites that post jobs in philosophy.

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GOVERNMENT (Federal State, & Local)

USC - Websites for the College of Arts & Sciences (Political Science)
http://www.sc.edu/career/?id=la/poli
From another section of the University of South Carolina Career Center webpage.  This page will link you to numerous sites pertaining to federal, state & local government opportunities. Will allow you to research employers as well as search for jobs.

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GRADUATE SCHOOL

The Philosophical Gourmet Report
http://www.philosophicalgourmet.com/overall.asp
Rankings of graduate philosophy programs and general information on applying to graduate school in philosophy.

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NON-PROFIT

USC - Career Center - Non-Profit Job Listings and Employer Information
http://www.sc.edu/career/Webresources/nonprofit.html
From another section of the University of South Carolina Career Center webpage.  This page will link you to employer information and job listings for both U.S. and overseas non-profit organizations.

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PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION/ THINK TANKS

USC - Websites for the College of Arts & Sciences (Political Science)
http://www.sc.edu/career/?id=la/poli#GOVTPUBAD
From another section of the University of South Carolina Career Center webpage.  This page will link you to numerous sites pertaining to work opportunities in public administration or think tanks.

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USEFUL USC RESOURCES

USC - Department of Philosophy
http://www.cas.sc.edu/phil/index.php
The Department of Philosophy at the University of South Carolina.  Obtain useful information on course, related student activities and organizations, information on why to study philosophy and a list of career opportunities for philosophy majors.

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Last updated 8/30/11