These example CVs are all pitched at different job types – note how they move around the information in them to highlight the information most relevant to the job they are applying for.

  • Generic CV  – a generic CV from a PhD graduate, targeted towards ecological science and research.
  • Science Communications CV  – this CV is for the same person above with emphasis on communication skills
  • Academic funding CV  – aimed at gaining funding for university-level research. Includes a references page listing past publications, and emphasises education and academic skills.
  • Other ways to format your CV – some more examples of CVs, including a chronological, skills based and academic CV.