Penn State recognizes that outstanding hires often have outstanding partners who can contribute their talents to the University or to other employers in the local community.

Dual Career Resources provides information and assistance to the partners of newly recruited or recently hired full-time faculty and staff when they relocate to Penn State's University Park campus. Although assistance is available at any point of the recruitment process, persons are encouraged to contact our department as soon as possible. 

Dual Career Resources provides information, orientation, and assistance on such things as:

  •   The Local Area
  •   Penn State Employment Process
  •   Current Job Openings
  •   Local Employers
  •   Networking Leads and Job Strategies
  •   Resume and Cover Letter Preparation
  •   Interview Tips
  •   Local Housing
  •   Public Services
  •   Child Care

Dual Career Resources does not provide job placement and does not guarantee employment.

To initiate a request for assistance, please contact Steve Hayes at 814-865-2885 or