For more information:

ADVANCE Resource Center

001 Carlotti Hall

75 Lower College Road

Kingston, RI  02881


Phone:  (401) 874-9422

Fax: (401) 874 - 5780


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Enhancing the academic careers of women in science, technology, engineering, & mathematics

Resources for Dual-Career Couples

University of Rhode Island sites:



Career Services at URI

Provides information about upcoming job fairs and links to additional job hunting and career planning sites.

Job Opportunities at URI

Available positions at URI. Updated weekly on Mondays.

Office of Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity, and Diversity at URI


Offices and Services

URI Departmental Index. Includes names of faculty, alumni, and other useful information



Useful Rhode Island sites:



Greater Providence Chamber of Commerce

Rhode Island's statewide business organization




Rhode Island's One-Stop Career Center System, a partnership of professional labor, training, and education organizations.

Rhode Island Board of Governors for Higher Education

Includes links to other RI institutions.

Rhode Island Employment Opportunities

Positions in Rhode Island State government. Includes links to the University of Rhode Island, Community College of Rhode Island, and Rhode Island College


Rhode Island Labor Market information

Includes links to many other useful sites.

Rhode Island Job Bank.

Thousands of jobs posted daily


Other Area Colleges and Universities (Rhode Island, Massachusetts, and Connecticut):

Rhode Island


Brown University
Bryant University
Johnson & Wales
Providence College
Rhode Island College
Rhode Island School of Design
Roger Williams University
Salve Regina University



Amherst College
Boston College
Boston University
Brandeis University
Harvard University
Northeastern University
Simmons College
University of Massachusetts - Amherst
University of Massachusetts - Boston
University of Massachusetts - Dartmouth
Wellesley College



Quinnipiac College
University of Bridgeport
University of Connecticut
University of Hartford
University of New Haven
Western Connecticut State University
Yale University

Other Internet resources for academic/community positions:



Academic Careers Online (ACO)

Global job site of career opportunities in education and academia

Engineering Jobs

Database of engineering and computer science jobs throughout the United States and helpful links to other sites.

Higher EdJobs

Positions in Higher Education. Faculty and staff positions at colleges and universities throughout the United States.

Inside Higher Ed

Online dual career job search - identifies jobs of interest in geographic proximity


National Association of Independent Schools


NASPA, Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education

Information and Jobs in Student Affairs.

The Chronicle of Higher Education

News, information, and job postings.



Additional helpful sites:





Meta-collection of Internet resources that have been gathered for the academic job hunter. It includes links to faculty, staff, and administrative announcements and is not restricted to teaching positions.

Re-envisioning the Ph.D.

PhD resources and additional useful information

Scholarly Societies Project

Information about scholarly societies across the world

The Riley Guide

Employment opportunities & job resources on the Internet



Newspapers & Additional Job Search Websites:



America's Job Bank

Thousands of new jobs posted daily by employers

The nation's largest employment network. Local and national positions available


Search jobs by state and category and get career advice

Providence Journal Career Database

Comprehensive listing of jobs throughout Southern New England


Additional universities with dual-career programs:

Arizona State University
Cornell University
Grinnell College, Iowa
Northern Arizona State University, Flagstaff
Penn State University
University of Michigan
University of North Carolina at Charlotte
University of Washington