Alumni

The PennDesign Alumni Association endeavors to provide guidance to graduates of our programs. As part of this goal, the Board of the PDAA compiled this list of career resources for graduates.

All Disciplines

http://www.vpul.upenn.edu/careerservices/ - University of Pennsylvania's Career Services

www.usajobs.gov - Careers with the Federal Government

www.cdesignc.org - Community Design Collaborative: Philadelphia based non-profit who provides volunteer schematic design services

www.designadvocacy.org - DAG: Philadelphia design advocacy group - network of citizens who advocate for good design in the city and region

www.architectureforhumanity.org - International online community dedicated to cultural and environmental sustainability

http://www.design.upenn.edu/new/alumni/pdaa.htm - The Penn Design Alumni Association

www.idealist.org - International job board for careers in the non-profit sector

www.usgbc.org - US Green Building Council: non-profit dedicated to sustainability - LEED accreditation

www.building4jobs.com  European based job board

 

Architecture

www.ncarb.org - National Council of Architectural Registration Board

www.aia.org  AIA- The American Institute of Architects: National professional network

www.architizer.com/en_us/jobs/ - Architizer: a new social, architectural network

www.areforum.org - Study blogsite to help prepare for the ARE, Architecture Registration Exams

www.archvoices.org - Independent non-profit focused on architectural education, internships and license

 

Fine Arts

www.philaculture.org  - Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance
www.collegeart.org   - College Art Association 
www.coroflot.com  - Design job listings

Historic Preservation

www.preservenet.cornell.edu  - Preservenet for historic preservation jobs, internships, field schools, etc. 

www.aaslh.org   - American Association of State and Local History

www.planetizen.com/jobs  - Planetizen:  Urban Design, Planning, and Development Works (AIC) fine arts and objects conservation

www.philaculture.org  - Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance  

www.conservation-us.org  - American Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic

 

Landscape Architecture

www.asla.org  - American Society of Landscape Architects: National professional network 

http://www.elpnet.org - Trains environmental leaders

www.landscape.co.uk - The Landscape Design Trust: UK based charity promoting dialogue, community education and good practice

www.pennsylvaniahorticulturalsociety.org - PHS: Philadelphia based non-profit dedicated to horticulture

 

Urban Planning

www.planetizen.com/jobs  - Planetizen: Urban Design, Planning, and Development Works (AIC)

http://www.planning.org/ - APA: American Planning Association