Career & Academic Resources

Career Resources

As part of our mission to serve as a bridge between academia and practitioners, as well as a network for our researchers and students, START highlights other professional opportunities within the national security enterprise.

Here are some sources where you can find professional opportunities:

ClearanceJobs (most useful if you have a clearance)
Humanities and Social Sciences Online:
Intelligence Careers:
Making the Difference:
University of Maryland Career Center:
USA Jobs:
Washington Post Jobs:

For more Career Resources, click here.

Career Resources for UMD Students
The University Career Center provides you with the information you need to know such as career and internship workshops, fairs,/networking opportunities, and career development resources! it is located at BSOS, 2148 Tydings Hall.

Log into or register for a Career4Terps account to:
- Search for an internship or job Make an appointment
- See a calendar of all upcoming events
- Walk-in appointments are available Monday-Friday 10:00am-4:30pm

For more information, click here to go to the website.

Academic Resources

For University of Maryland academic deadlines, click here.

Writing Help:
For help with your writing check out the University Writing Center.

Terrorism Studies Library Guide:
If you're looking for a one-stop-shop for Terrorism Studies library resources, explore the University of Maryland Library Guide for Terrorism Studies.

National Scholarship Office:
 The University of Maryland and START have a stellar track record of our students earning national scholarships for further study--from Fulbrights to Boren Scholarship and Critical Language opportunities. For more information on the University's National Scholarship Office, check out their site, here!