Professional Associations

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American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) -  The only national organization that represents physician assistants (PAs) in all specialties and all employment settings. Its membership also includes physician assistant students and supporters of the profession.

American Association of Community Theater - This organization acts as an advocate for over 7000 theater groups. Their site includes job listings as well as play sources and advocacy information.

Academy of Management - Leading professional association for management research and education in U.S.
American Accounting Association - The American Accounting Association promotes worldwide excellence in accounting education, research and practice.
American Advertising Federation - AAF has joined the Career Community Network, an Internet-based network of job- posting sites.  Whether you're looking for that perfect job or that perfect new employee, our job bank is the place to start.
American Association of Advertising Agencies - AAAA is the national trade association of the U.S. advertising agency industry.  Their goal is to assist job seekers in their search for employment in the ad agency industry.

American Association for Microbiology - Represents 24 disciplines of microbiology. The site is primarily educational, but it does provide a career placement service.
American Finance Association - Premiere academic organization located at Ohio State University and devoted to the study and promotion of knowledge about financial economics.
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants - National professional association for CPAs in the United States
American Management Association - The world's leading membership-based management development and training organization. On this site, managers and human resources professionals can read daily news reports and learn about upcoming AMA seminars.
American Marketing Association - Contains information about marketing, resources, chapters and classified advertising.

American Medical Association (AMA)  - serves as the steward of medicine and leader of the medical profession. The AMA’s envisioned future is to be an essential part of the professional life of every physician and an essential force for progress in improving the nation’s health.

American Nurses Association (ANA) -  The only full-service professional organization representing the nation's 2.7 million registered nurses (RNs) through its 54 constituent member associations. The ANA advances the nursing profession by fostering high standards of nursing practice, promoting the economic and general welfare of nurses in the workplace, projecting a positive and realistic view of nursing, and by lobbying the Congress and regulatory agencies on health care issues affecting nurses and the public.

American Psychological Association - World's largest organization of psychologists. Site contains career information and jobs.
American Society of Association Executives - Search the Gateway of over 6,589 Associations! The ASAE database is updated frequently, so check it often!

American Sociological Association - Serves Sociologists in their work, advancing sociology as a science and profession and promotes the contributions and use of sociology to society. Site contains on-line Employment Bulletin.
American Statistical Association - A leader in promoting statistical practice, application, and research; publishing statistical journals, improving statistical education; and advancing the statistical profession.
Association for Computing Machinery - A site for students and professionals looking for career opportunities in computing (CSIS). It includes a section on technical careers, a digital library option, and information about upcoming conferences.
Business for Social Responsibility - A global organization that helps member companies achieve success in ways that respect ethical values, people, communities and the environment.
Career Resource: Links To Professional Societies - List of job databases of various professional societies, research institutions, government agencies and other non-profit organizations.
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) - The IEEE (Eye-triple-E) is a non-profit, technical professional association of more than 360,000 individual members in approximately 175 a leading authority in technical areas ranging from computer engineering, biomedical technology and telecommunications, to electric power, aerospace and consumer electronics, among others.

Institute of Management Accountants - Provides users with extensive opportunities to build their professional knowledge and advance their careers through its Job Bank and information center.
National Association for Female Executives (NAFE) - The largest women’s professional association and the largest women business owners’ organization in the country, provides resources and services — through education, networking, and public advocacy — to empower its members to achieve career success and financial security.

National Association of Schools of Public Affairs - An international membership organization which exists to promote excellence in public service education.
National Federation of Paralegal Association - NFPA is a professional organization for paralegals practicing in all sectors. This site includes a Career Center which has a paralegal directory, job postings and recruiters.
Net Impact - A network of emerging business leaders committed to using the power of business to create a better world. A high-energy, socially responsible business students' organization.
New York New Media Association -   Job postings for positions related to the new media industry and based in the New York tri-state area.
New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants - The largest state accounting organization in the nation.
New York Society of Security Analysts (NYSSA) - As a not-for-profit educational organization, NYSSA's twin goals are to inform and educate investors and to advance the professional competence of investment professionals including portfolio managers, security analysts, investment advisors, and others involved in the investment process.
New York Women In Communications, Inc. (NYWICI) - NYWICI's Job Bulletin functions as a resource for job opportunities and situations desired within the communications industry.
Public Relations Society of America - The world's largest professional organization for public relations practitioners.  It offers opportunities for improvement of skills and advancement of knowledge, as well as for exchange of information and experiences with other public relations professionals.
Society For Human Resource Management (New York Chapter) - The premier professional association for human resources professionals in the New York City area. Contains information on events as well as job listings.
Society for Human Resources Management - This site provides links to the various services offered nationwide.

Stage Directors' and Choreographers Foundation, Inc. (SDCF) -  providing opportunities for the exchange of knowledge among directors and choreographers.