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Northeast Modern Language Association

Job Clinic

Each year at the annual convention, the NeMLA Graduate Student Caucus hosts a CV Clinic, one-on-one 30-minute advising sessions for participants contemplating the job market, especially graduate students, contingent faculty, and adjunct faculty. Photographer: Derek McGrath

Sponsored by the Graduate Student Caucus, these one-on-one thirty-minute advising sessions will be open throughout the Convention for all interested participants contemplating the job market, especially graduate students, contingent faculty, and adjunct faculty. 

These sessions offer constructive advice and feedback on advisees’ curriculum vitae, with advisers drawn from the most experienced tenured faculty attending the convention.

Instructions for Mentees

Mentee can sign up for advising slots at an online link, available in February. Bring hard copies of your CV with you to the convention, and come with questions about revising all portions of your application and about the academic job interview process. 

Instructions for Prospective Mentors

Faculty wishing to volunteer to assist with the Jobs Clinic should email CVClinicNeMLA@gmail.com by February 15, 2018.