International Resources

  • going global icon  Leading provider of both country-specific and USA city-specific career and employment information, featuring 33 Country Career Guides, 43 USA City Career guides, corporate profiles and more than 600,000 internship and job listings within the USA and around the world.  It also included information on US companies who sponsor international candidates.  On-campus users can access the site directly. If you are off campus, you can login to SwatCareers and link to the site once you are logged in.
  • Abroad Reviews Offers participant reviews of major international programs.
  • Bunac Information on work opportunities in various countries.
  • Indeed Search engine for jobs, allowing job seekers to find jobs posted on thousands of company career sites and job boards.
  • International Employment Weekly  List of jobs, volunteer and internship opportunities.
  • OverseasJobs.com  International jobs data base of positions available in companies around the world. Also provides job search resources.
  • The Riley Guide Index of international job search sites
  • U-M International Center  A thorough guide from the University of Michigan about international jobs and volunteer opportunities.
  • WorkAbroad.Monster.com  Extension of Monster.com, providing job postings for Africa, Asia, Australia, Canada, Central America, Europe, Mexico, Middle East, and South America.
  • Work Permit Information on visa and work permit requirements in UK, US, Canada, and Australia.

Specialized Overseas Job Search

  • Alfa Fellowship Program US citizens between 25 and 35 with graduate degree or equivalent experience can get fully funded professional assignments in Russian business, media, law, public policy, and NGOs.
  • Bilingual Jobs  Resume post/job search for bilinguals in the US and abroad.
  • Bosch Foundation Fellowship Program The Bosch Foundation offers a nine-month professional development program in Germany. Intended for graduates, especially with masters' degrees and work experience.
  • Cultural Vistas- Summer and semester internships available in Argentina, Chile, Spain, Germany. Work authorization and support for traineeships available in Germany, France and Switzerland. Placement for students in all fields of study range from 2-12 months. 
  • DevelopmentAid Brings together information for developmental professionals, NGOs, consultancy firms and donors. Organzations can post jobs and view profiles of jobseekers.
  • DevNet Jobs  Information on International Development Jobs and Consultancy Opportunities.
  •  Émigré Memorial German Internship Program (EMGIP) - Landtag: Paid internship placements for students in public policy or related fields for 1-3 months, in Germany's state parliaments.
  • ESL Jobs World  Jobs for teachers of English to speakers of other languages.
  • Euro Jobs  Job listings sorted by country and a CV (resume) post.
  • Eurograduate Live  Job listings in Europe, and a really helpful explanation of how to develop a CV and prepare for an interview in the different European countries. 
  • Foreign Policy Association's Job Board  A non-profit organization dedicated to inspiring the American public to learn more about the world.
  • Harvard JFK School of Government Resources   Global resource list including, NGOs, foundations and development counsulting firms.
  • IAESTE (International Association for the Exchange of Students for Technical Experience): Paid internship placements for students in the STEM fields for 2-12 months, drawing from a network of over 80 countries across Europe, Latin America, Asia, and Africa.
  • InsideTrak Sydney, Australia-based job search engine with over 50,000 active jobs and 5000+ employee reviews.
  • One World UK  A British job search website for jobs in human rights, environment, and sustainable development worldwide.
  • Rikunabi for Overseas Students  Provides employment information and career fair information exclusively for job seekers who are fluent in Japanese, English and/or other languages, studying outside Japan.

    Visa & Green Card Job Reports Courtesy of MyVisaJobs.com:

    International Economic Development

    • International Economic Development Council General links for more information on economic development, but make sure to look on the right side for links specific to Africa, Asia, Canada, Europe, and Australia.
    • International Affairs Resources List of research institutes in international affairs.
    • PRAXIS Compiled by a UPenn professor, this website contains information on economic development agencies, finding jobs in economic development, and much more.

    International Volunteer Opportunities

    Teaching Abroad Resources

    • U-M International Center  Teaching Abroad Info from Michigan's guide to international jobs.
    • Education World  Resources on finding a teaching job.
    • SoYouWanna  Teaching English Abroad.
    • The Riley Guide  Index of International Job Search Sites.
    • Search Associates  places over 700 teachers, administrators and interns in international schools throughout the world.
    • Fulbright Teaching Assistantships  Awards more than 1,300 grants for one academic year of study, research, or teaching assistantship experience overseas.
    • Luce Scholars Internships  in Asia Provides stipends and internships for fifteen young Americans to live and work in Asia each year.
    • WorldTeach  As a WorldTeach volunteer teacher, you will witness firsthand the challenges and rewards of education in a developing country.
    • The Fellowship Program in Greece Fellows are at Athens College for a full school day and teach in supervised English classes.
    • North American Language and Cultural Assistants in Spain Provide support to the English or French teachers in language and culture classes and learn about Spanish language and culture.
    • Nanubhai Teaching Fellowship A year long opportunity for students interested in improving rural education and providing access to new opportunities for rural students in India.
    • Princeton in Asia Full-year fellowships in the following countries: Burma, Cambodia, China/Hong Kong, Indonesia, Japan, Kazakhstan, Laos, Malaysia, Mongolia, Nepal, The Philippines, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Thailand, Timor-Leste and Vietnam.

      These embassies have formal programs offering individuals the opportunity to teach English in their countries: