Updating a cv
For the most part, the institutions you apply to will be familiar with the daily duties of a professor, research assistant, or administrator.
Focus on the things you accomplished that stand out, or things you did above and beyond your regular duties.
Not tailoring your CV to fit the institution or position you are applying to can make you appear lazy or lacking attention to detail.
Use consistent font size and formatting for your headers.Whether you are creating your first CV, or you want to “freshen up” one you already have, here are 5 of the most common mistakes people make and some useful advice on how to avoid them!