Black History Month and the Diversity Online Job Fair


To help increase the quality and diversity of your applicant pool, Academic Careers is once again hosting the Black History Month Diversity Online Job Fair.


Q: How does it work?

A: We built a large database of diverse faculty (full and part-time), doctoral students, researchers, and professional & administrative staff members, and using push technology we alert them of your job in the Black History Month Diversity Online Job Fair. It is very proactive and the best way to reach your target audience of diverse applicants.


Q: What is included?

A: Participation in the Black History Month Diversity Online Job Fair includes:

  • Diversity/Inclusion Applicant E-mail Notifications: While other sites only list jobs, our push-technology immediately notifies applicants about your jobs via an e-mail alert.

  • Traffic: Academic Careers ranks in the top 2 percentile of education-related job sites. Source:, an Amazon-owned, Google-powered search engine.

  • Sites like "" and ""  and  "" and "" and "" and many others direct applicants to jobs on Academic Careers.

  • Other job boards, such as Google Jobs, scan and re-publish job postings.

  • Social Media: Your job posting includes features for anyone to share it with others via Email, LinkedIn, Facebook, and Twitter.

  • No barriers: There are no fees or memberships or registrations for applicants to see your job opening. Job listings on are accessible for applicants on any device, every day, every month, year-round on the Internet.

  • Your Employer Profile can include your Diversity/Inclusion statement.

  • You can include live links to your online application system and web pages.

  • Review of postings by our experienced Editorial staff ensures the marketability, presentation and clarity of your job posting(s).

  • There are no deadlines or delays: You can post your job(s) at your own convenience, and once posted, your job is immediately visible to applicants.

  • Personal Access to your Employer Account allows you to easily manage, add, delete, or modify your Employer Profile and job listings.


Q: How much does an advertisement/job posting and participation in the Black History Month Diversity Online Job Fair cost?

A: Special OfferEach up to three-month job posting including participation in the Black History Month Diversity Online Job Fair is USD 295.

We also have Frequency Job posting Plans in all sizes from 3 jobs to Unlimited Job Postings.

Your advertisement will be posted for up to three full months, or the application deadline in your ad, whichever comes first.

Participation in the Black History Month Diversity Online Job Fair is automatically included with each job posting at no extra charge. All you will be charged for is the actual advertisement/job posting on


Q: I am currently running an advertisement for a job opening on  Academic Careers or have an annual unlimited job posting plan with Academic Careers. Do I have to do something to participate in the Black History Month Diversity Online Job Fair?

A: All jobs currently posted (or posted between now and February 28) on Academic Careers are automatically also entered in the Black History Month Diversity Online Job Fair.


Q: Do I (or applicants) have to travel to participate in the Black History Month Diversity Online Job Fair?

A: The Diversity Online Job Fair is online so no need to travel and no access barriers for diverse applicants to view your job opening.


Q: How do I enter my job posting(s) and participate in the Black History Month Diversity Online Job Fair?

A: To post your job follow the simple instructions:

  • If you are a returning customerClick Here.

  • If you are a new customer, Click Here.

  • Job listing fees can be paid when posting the job by Credit Card  or University/College Check. If you want to pay by university check select the Invoice option at checkout. You then receive automatically the invoice for processing via email immediately after posting. (So please look for it in your inbox or, if missing, your spam/trash folder.)


Q: Can I use our advertising agency to post jobs on

Yes, you can post all your job openings and/or order Unlimited Annual Plans through your favorite advertising agency. There is no extra charge or higher cost to do so.  


Q: We have 10+ or many more job openings each year. Does Academic Careers have unlimited job posting plans?

Yes, Academic Careers has unlimited job posting plans used by universities and community college systems ranging from very large to smaller institutions. To see all the many features that are included and pricing, see: Unlimited Plans offered by Academic Careers.


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Q: Any other questions or concerns or need help?

A: We are here to help you. Just email us at or call us at (US) 610-964-9200.