Résumés and Curricula Vitae

Résumé Tips

Tips on appearance, organization, and content of a résumé.

Résumé Samples

PDF sample versions of chronological, functional and combination format résumés.

Résumé Templates

Templates of chronological, functional, combination and non-traditional formats that can be used with Microsoft Word.

Electronic/Scannable Résumés

A résumé that has been designed specifically interact with a computer. There are many different aspects to keep in mind when creating an electronic résumé and how an individual may interact with it.

Curriculum Vitae

A longer and more detailed document then a résumé. Your CV will include a summary of your educational and academic experiences, as well as any teaching or research work, awards, honors, presentations, publications, affiliations and other information.

Action Verbs & Transferable Skills

Do you need stronger descriptions for your job duties? Have you used "Responsible for. . . " too often? Try this list of action verbs to help you along.

Portfolios

A marketing tool, organized in a manner that best demonstrates your ability to meet the specific job requirements.