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Panther Communities: Career Support for our Diverse Chapman Family
Career and Professional Development

» Specialized Career Resources for Asian & Pacific Islanders

There are a myriad of resources available for diverse groups of individuals in the U.S., here is just a snapshot of on-campus, community, and online resources to help you reach your professional & personal destinations.  Make sure to take advantage of the Office of Career Professional Development to help you connect the dots and really kick start your career journey.

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On-Campus Support

Chapman University Resource Page

Chapman University is deeply committed to enriching diversity and inclusion through on-going efforts to cultivate a welcoming campus climate for all members of the Chapman community.

Chapman celebrates and teaches diversity through academic coursework, events, speakers, student clubs, and workshops.

Local/Community Support

Dedicated to enhancing the health, and social and economic well-being of Asians and Pacific Islanders in Orange County, California

Where Arts, Culture, and Community Come Alive (Los Angeles)

Serving Southern California’s South Asian LGBTQ community

As the South Asian American community continues to grow, SAN is committed to challenging systems of oppression and inequality, building solidarities with other communities, and achieving economic, political, and human rights of all communities (Artesia).

Mission is to serve the growing South Asian community by providing information, referrals, skills development, and other culturally-sensitive support services needed to meet the unique challenges they face, and to deal with the personal crises of South Asian survivors of domestic abuse.

General Support

Founded in 1965, our mission is to spark intercultural discovery through art, education, and engagement

Nonpartisan, non-profit organization whose mission is to defend and preserve the individual rights and liberties guaranteed to every person in this country.

Links to indigenous organizations and support by world regions

Network of community-based organizations that believe in common principles related to social change, and that provide services to, work with, convene, organize and advocate for South Asians in the United States.


Financial/Employment Support

For job-seekers in Asia, Pacific Rim, & the Middle East.  This has the quintessential list of the BEST JOB BOARDS you can visit.

Job opportunities, community resources, events and more

Job listings for the U.S., Canada, and Israel, some of which are in Jewish faith-based organizations.

Specializes in identifying and placing highly skilled female and minority professionals who possess the experience, expertise, and academic credentials necessary for upper level positions. Job-seekers can browse job openings and submit your resumes. Free to job-seekers.

Diversity management, jobs, career advice, things NOT to say

Diversity Employers: Jobs with Employers committed to Diversity

A resource organization committed to helping minority students looking for jobs in education. Services include online job postings, resume database, and career fairs for people of color. Free to job-seekers.

A top diversity site for job-seekers in the Northwest, where job-seekers can search job listings, post your resume, register for a job-search agent, and find great career advice. No cost to job-seekers.

Specializing in the Placement of Women & Minority Candidates

One of the most recognized resources for equal opportunity employers who are seeking to add diverse, qualified candidates to their workforce. Job postings include positions in academia, business, healthcare, and the government. (Formerly the Affirmative Action Register.) No cost to job-seekers.

A national network of metropolitan organizations dedicated to serving the needs of Asian American professionals across the United States. Promotes Pan-Asian unity through fellowship and professional networking.

100s of jobs for bilingual/Asian-speaking professionals

Search for jobs in Asia and other international locations

The Emma Bowen Foundation was founded in 1989 to diversify the media industry by giving talented students of color the opportunity to intern at some of the nation’s leading media companies.


Career & Professional Development


Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

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In-person and virtual career appointments are available for students and alumni. 

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Please note that we are closed:
December 20 - January 1, 2020
January 20, 2020
March 27, 2020
May 25, 2020
July 3 - 6, 2020

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