International Students and Diversity Resources
Many JHU students have additional questions about career development beyond how to organize a resume. The Career Center is here to serve all JHU undergrad and master’s students across, majors, backgrounds and goals.
- GoinGlobal: An international, country-specific, online system to support relocation, career transition, global job searches & career development as well as alternative opportunities for Johns Hopkins University students.
- JHU Office of International Services (OIS): OIS can help students figure out options for Curricular Practical Training (CPT) for internships and Optional Practical Training (OPT) post-grad, and about student and staff visas for work in the U.S.
- H1-B Visa Salary Database: Find information on H1-B Visa base salaries, employment start dates, and case statuses.
- International Business Research Guide: Research the environment, culture and companies in your country of interest.
- PDF Document: Enhancing Communication & Networking Skills for Personal, Academic & Professional Success
- PDF Document: How to Build Your Network (with Careerly)
- PDF Document: International Student Job Search (with Careerly)
- JHU’s LGBTQ Life Peer Mentoring
- Out For Work: Out for Work functions as a complimentary component in the total educational experience of LGBT students, primarily in the development, evaluation, initiation and implementation of career plans and opportunities.
- Human Rights Campaign Employment Research: Multiple reports and research offer information on employment policies and practices pertaining to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender employees.
- HRC’s Corporate Equality Index
A diverse workforce creates more diverse ideas and better solutions to problems, and many companies are recruiting students who will help them achieve those goals. Companies like Deloitte, Boston Scientific, Peace Corps, JP Morgan, T. Howard Foundation and others have held specific events for diversity recruitment at JHU.
Check Handshake or contact the Career Center to ask about these opportunities, and consider joining a group that highlights diversity, like the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers or Female Leaders of Color. Other resources include:
- Johns Hopkins Underrepresented in Medical Professions
- Health Career Connection HCC provides opportunity and support to people of all backgrounds and has priority emphasis on students of color, disadvantaged and first-generation students as they are dramatically underrepresented in the health professions.
- Women in Technology International
- Diversity Jobs