The University of Chicago understands the difficult decisions that dual-career couples face and the guidance that they need when moving to a new city. Dual Career Services provides job-related resources to assist the spouses and partners of new faculty and faculty recruits to find meaningful employment in the region.
Services are available to faculty partners and spouses seeking employment both inside and outside academia. We help our clients to prepare for the job search, develop networks and identify valuable resources. Our services include resume, CV and cover letter assessments, interviewing practice and assistance in developing job leads.
Our office consults with faculty and those who are considering faculty appointments at the University of Chicago in regard to residential purchases and rentals throughout the Chicago area. We offer insight on neighborhoods, provide realtor contacts, and advise on the mortgage process.