Resume Sections

Heading:  Include your name, address, telephone number (day and evening, and cell, if applicable), and e-mail address (if applicable). Do not include information such as date of birth or social security number. This information is not appropriate for a resume. 


Chronological Resume

Objective (optional)

Education

Honors (includes grants, fellowships, scholarships)

Experience

  • Research
  • Teaching

Publications

Presentations

Professional Memberships

Certifications/Licenses

Functional Resume

Summary of Qualifications (Optional)

Experience

Achievements

Skills (some examples used to target position requirements)

  • Leadership
  • Research
  • Communication
  • Technical
  • Consulting
  • Consulting
  • Counseling
  • Programming
  • Research
  • Statistical Analysis
  • Writing