Resources for Faculty Recruitment/Outreach

Directories and Databases

UC President Postdoctoral Fellowship Program –
Started in 1984, the President’s Postdoctoral Fellowship program offers postdoctoral fellowships that support research, teaching, and service will contribute to diversity and equal opportunity at the University of California. The expectation is that many of the Fellows will be seriously considered for faculty appointments at UC.

Directory of Ford Fellows –
The directory contains information on Ford Foundation Postdoctoral fellowship recipients awarded since 1980 and for Foundation predoctoral and dissertation fellowship recipients awarded since 1986.

Faculty for the Future -
This site is dedicated to linking a diverse pool of women and under-represented minority candidates with faculty and research positions at universities across the country. You can post positions or search a resume database. is a web portal on the minority postdoctoral experience especially in the science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) disciplines. It features resources & events about career advice, professional development, jobs, funding, fellowships, mentoring, and diversity issues. publishes postdoctoral & professional job/opportunity advertisements.

Associations and Societies

American Association of University Women -

American Indian Sciences and Engineering Society -

American Geological Institute, Minority Participation Program -

American Society of Limnology and Oceanography, Minorities Program -

Association for Women Geoscientists -

Association for Women in Mathematics -

Association for Women in Science -

Association of Black Psychologists -

Association of Black Sociologists -

IEEE Women in Engineering Careers -

National Association for Black Geologists and Geophysicists   -

National Society of Black Engineers -

National Society of Black Physicists -

National Organization for the Professional Advancement of Black Chemists & Chemical Engineers -

Society of Women Engineers -

Society for Advancement of Chicanos and Native Americans in Science -

WEPAN – Women in Engineering Programs & Advocates Network -