What is a CV?

As you design and launch your job search, you may see job postings refer to a CV or Curriculum Vitae.  The CV is different from the resume and it is important for candidates to understand how to prepare a CV and its purpose.  A CV is a comprehensive statement of your background including education, teaching, research, publications, service and other academic qualifications and scholarly pursuits. The CV is commonly used in academic and scientific industries.  There are key differences between the CV and the resume. Take a look at this comparison document to determine when and how to use each of the documents.     https://oneillcareerhub.indiana.edu/resources/what-is-a-cv/

By June Coleman
June Coleman Assistant Director of Career Services