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Career Resources for LGBTQ Students

The Notre Dame of Maryland University Career Center supports the mission of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning (LGBTQ) community. Below is a list of workplace resources and professional opportunities.

WebsiteDescription
ACLU The Lesbian and Gay Rights Project offers articles, news updates, and legislation summaries of workplace issues affecting LBGT persons
Federal Globe This organization represents the interests of LGBT federal employees
Gay, Lesbian, & Straight Education Network National organization that aims to educate individuals to make schools safe for everyone regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity/expression
GLP Careers Jobs for the gay community
Hire Diversity An employment service for gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender workers. Employers and recruiter can post job openings, and job seekers can post resumes.
Human Rights Campaign The best source of information on workplace and corporate policies related to sexual orientation and gender identity
HRC-- Coming Out at Work Questions to ask yourself if you're thinking about coming out at work
HRC Corporate Equality Index This index provides a simple way to evaluate whether America's biggest employers are treating their gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender employees and consumers equitably
Idealist Thousands of job listings, most in the non-profit sector. This website allows you to search by interest and includes "LGBT" as an area of focus
Lambda Legal Founded in 1973, Lambda Legal is the oldest and largest national legal organization whose mission is to achieve full recognition of the civil rights of lesbians, gay men, bisexuals, transgender people and those with HIV through impact litigation, education and public policy work
National Consortium of Directors of LGBT Resources in Higher Education This site includes job listings for college and university positions
National Organization of LGBT Scientists and Technical Professionals We are lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and allies. Those of us who are able, are out and proud. We advocate equal employment opportunity, professional networking, role modeling, science education, and scientific freedom/responsibility. We practice science, technology, engineering, and mathematics with PRIDE.
Out & Equal "Out & Equal" Workplace Advocates is the preeminent national organization devoted to the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) community in the workplace. Website includes resources, links and information about their national event
Out Professionals The nation's leading LGBT organization and professional networking site
Pride at Work Mobilizes mutual support between the organized Labor Movement and the LGBT Community
ProGayJobs First e-recruitment site dedicated to gays and lesbians to get jobs in gay-friendly companies. The website provides job postings from companies that promote diversity and provide safe and open environments for gay and lesbian workers
Transgender Law and Policy Institute A non-profit organization dedicated to engaging in effective advocacy for transgender people