CVs and Applications

CVs and Applications for Researchers

An effective CV presents you as an ideal job candidate and secures you an interview. To convince any employer that you have the right experience, skills and attributes, you need to tailor your CV to each job application (whether that be in the world of academia or using your research skills in private industry).  Please use the links below to help you write a winning CV

Tip- Always accompany any CV with an appropriate Covering Letter!


Useful Links from UCC Career Services targeted specifically to UCC Researchers:

CVs for Research Staff

Sample CV for Academia

External Research Sample CV 1

External Research Sample CV 2


Other useful links:

Vitae - Creating Effective CVs

Vitae - Researcher CV Examples

Vitae - Pursuing an Academic Career - tips on writing a Statement of Interest



Always remember - there is someone to talk to!  Please use the Speak to Someone section to contact us. 

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