About This Site

“Get a Job!” is an academic job-search advice site for PhD students English studies. It began in 2008 as a job-mentoring site for students in the English Department at Illinois State University, to accompany workshops hosted by Drs. Cheryl Ball and Katherine Ellison. It has since been used widely by academic job-seekers at a number of institutions. The site is administered by Cheryl Ball; please contact her with any updates or corrections.

To navigate the site, use the “The Job Search” menu in the sidebar to the right. Happy hunting!