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Federal Resume Guidebook by Kathryn Troutman

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CHAPTER 14

Science, Medicine, and Health Policy:Converting a Curriculum Vitaeto a Federal Resume

By David Raikow, Ph.D.

This chapter compares the Curriculum Vitae (CV) and the federal resume. Then it gives step-by-step instructions for converting your CV to a CV/federal resume hybrid. Then it gives other hints for crafting your new resume and shows an example.

CVs Are Different

Scientists and graduate students are very familiar with the curriculum vitae (CV), the standard resume type for academic job applications. CVs are meant to catalog the sum total of your experience, and so differ substantially from business resumes. Whereas business resumes are usually limited to two pages and are highly focused or tailored to a job ad, CVs have no length ...

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