When you’re just starting a career in academics, you may not have the long work history so many employers look for. That’s why it’s important to create a stellar resume to help get your foot in the door. With so much pressure to create something perfect, it’s important to do your homework. Take a look at our assistant professor resume template for Word and the tips we’ve put together to assist you. You’ll learn best practices for the summary statement, skills section, work experience section, and education section of your resume.