International Resources

BUNAC
An organization which offers working adventures worldwide.

Careers Abroad
A web site detailing field work placements and career opportunities in the fields of sustainable development, biological and zoological research, environmental education, conservation and much more. The placements and career opportunities available on the site are ideal for graduates, students and professionals looking for practical field work experience to enhance their careers which at the same time benefits local non-governmental or aid-reliant organizations. The site also includes information on Global Vision International’s award-winning expeditions and how to get involved. GVI places over 1,000 students and graduates every year. By working closely with organizations such as the Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund International, Rainforest Concern, IUCN and various national parks boards including Mexico and South Africa, GVI is able to offer unparalleled work experience opportunities and careers in a variety of fields including wildlife, tourism and education.

CIA World Factbook
Population, geographic and economic data on all countries of the world. Easy-to-use format.

CIS Abroad

A web site to assist students find internships abroad for time periods from one month to a year.

Country Studies
A continuing series of books prepared by the Federal Research Division of the Library of Congress under the Country Studies/Area Handbook Program sponsored by the Department of the Army. This online series presently contains studies of 85 countries.

English Language Institute/China

Spend one year teaching English to students in China.

Fodor’s Travel Guide

Footprints Recruiting
Teach English abroad with Footprints. Footprints Recruiting offers free ESL teacher placement services to native English speakers from around the world. Teaching English abroad is stress-free with Footprints. We provide simple answers to your questions, ensuring you are informed every step of the way.

Hess Educational Organization
Hess Educational Organization is one of the largest hirers of foreign college graduates in Taiwan. Let us help your students obtain a beneficial and rewarding position teaching English in Taiwan and at the same time the chance to experience life in another country. Hess Educational Organization offers an excellent opportunity for graduates to live and work in Taiwan. Established in 1983, we operate more than 120 children’s English-language schools and 60 kindergartens throughout Taiwan, employing more than 375 native-speaking English teachers from the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa. Hess is Taiwan’s largest and most progressive private children’s English-language school and, as our schools continue to grow, so does our call for dedicated and enthusiastic teachers.

JET Program
Not just a job, the Japan Exchange and Teaching (JET) Program invites young graduates to come to Japan and engage in intercultural exchange through team teaching in local public schools or work in local government offices. Because participants become an important part of their Japanese community, the JET Program is an excellent way for students OF ANY MAJOR to experience another culture.

Lingo24 Translation Services
A career guide with helpful information for those interested in a career in translation.

Workgateways.com – U.K. Recruitment Portal
A U.K. employment portal which directly connects graduates to a select network of UK recruitment agencies related to their specific fields. We also provide U.K. wage, U.K. bank account, U.K. visa and U.K. accommodation resources and information that will enable those interested to adequately plan and prepare for their trip. WORKgateways also offers a free community-based forum and monthly e-newsletter to assist in any questions or concerns prospective job seekers may have.