Career Resources

Ohio State is supportive of the career development of LGBTQ+ students, faculty, and staff. From LGBTQ+ career search assistance for students preparing for their post-grad lives to diversity and inclusion initiatives for faculty, staff and alumni, we strive to make resources available that will help every Buckeye find success.

Career Resources at Ohio State

The following resources are available here at Ohio State to assist students, faculty, staff, and alumni:

LGBTQ+ Resources

Buckeye Careers

Buckeye Careers is a university-wide initiative designed to support students throughout their professional development.

  • Handshake, an intuitive, easy-to-use job search system to help students find part-time jobs, internships, co-ops, and full-time career opportunities

  • Buckeye OnPACE features a series of online career development modules and other resources to assist students in managing their career.

  • Parker Dewey helps students and recent graduates find paid, short-term projects in order to generate income while demonstrating capabilities and gaining practical experience

  • Versatile PhD is a resource for members of the graduate community at Ohio State who are interested in exploring non-academic career options

Buckeye Careers also provides a directory of colleges and departments that have their own Career Services Offices.

External Resources

The following resources are available to help members of the LGBTQ+ community navigate job searches and the workplace.

Human Rights Campaign (HRC)

Additional Resources