Curriculum Vitae Format and Description

A curriculum vitae is the name of the resume used by individuals seeking a teaching and/or research position in a postsecondary institution or high-level research industry. Information in all categories should be in reverse chronological order (the most recent data first).

Name and Contact Information

Professional Profile


Academic Honors and Awards

Academic/Teaching Experience

Courses Taught

Courses Developed and Introduced

Teaching Interests

Teaching Evaluations

Highlights of Professional Experience

Scholarly Contributions (aka Publications)

Research Experience/Grants

Research Interests

Professional Service

University Service

Community Service


Professional Affiliations

Professional Development (i.e., Conferences, Classes and Workshops)