As a lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender (LGBT) student preparing for a job search, you will want to think through these additional career planning challenges related to your sexual orientation. For the most part, college life has been a supportive environment, with an LGBT resource center, welcoming staff across campus, active student groups, and university-backed non-discrimination and benefits policies. The workplace can be quite different, in terms of the openness of and support for LGBT employees. Industries and geographic regions may vary widely in their policies and support, and you will want to research your options carefully to meet your individual needs and goals. The following collection of resources is designed to offer a starting point in considering issues faced by LGBT people in the job or internship search and the culture of the workplace.
General Job Listings
Federal Globe-Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender Employees of the Federal Government
Gay Lives, Straight Jobs - Sexual Orientation and Career Decision Making. An article by Mark J. Brostoff, Associate Director, Undergraduate Career Services (UCSO), Kelley School of Business, Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana.