Application Materials

Resume

This handout provides an overview of the types of resumes, details the format of a chronological resume, and an example of a public health resume. Also, view this list of action verbs to give your statements a little excitement!

Cover Letter

This handout provides an overview of the format of a cover letter, a sample cover letter design, and an example of a cover letter.

Writing a CV

This handout outlines information to include in a CV along with tips on how to organize, format, and convey your skills and experiences.

References and Recommendations

This handout differentiates between references and letters of recommendation, and reviews professional etiquette when requesting either.

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