A Curriculum Vitae is used:

  • in the United States when applying to academic, educational, scientific or research positions
  • outside of the United States instead of a resume for applying to a job.

It is usually 2-3 pages and includes:

  • personal information such as date and place of birth and nationality
  • publications, presentations, grants and fellowship, professional licenses

NOTE: The CV should be in the language of the targeted country.