Ph.D. Job Searches

Guidelines for Ph.D. Students Navigating the Academic Job Market

Doctoral students in English at the University at Albany have successfully found positions in a variety of types of institutions: research universities, community colleges, and liberal arts colleges. Others have found positions in the fields of higher education administration, the arts, and technology. For examples of places where the program’s Ph.D. students have gained employment in the past several years, see the “List of Recent Alumni.”