STATE COLLEGE, Pa., Aug. 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- HigherEdJobs®, the leading source for jobs and career information in higher education, announced the launch of a new, redesigned version of its website, www.HigherEdJobs.com. The newly updated site features a cleaner, more aesthetic look, expanded navigation, responsive design, and new options to filter and refine search results.
"We have always prided ourselves in having an easy-to-use, customer-centric site," said Eric Blessner, HigherEdJobs' chief information officer and one of its founding partners. "The new enhancements to the site will provide a more intuitive platform to allow for increased usability in connecting higher education employers with the career-focused professionals they hope to hire," he added.
In addition to the new look, the website will now feature a responsive design, enabling mobile and tablet users to easily take advantage of all the features of HigherEdJobs.com. "We've seen an influx of candidates that want to view and apply for jobs from their phones and tablets and we want to make it as easy as possible for users to manage their career search wherever and whenever they want," said Blessner.
The website redesign coincides with a company rebranding, featuring a new logo, tagline, and imagery. "Since we founded the company in 1996 we've always strived to represent the hopeful and inspired nature of academia," said John Ikenberry, president and co-founder. "Our new tagline and logo not only embody these principles, but represent them in a modern and fresh way."
HigherEdJobs® is the leading source for jobs and career information in academia. During 2014, 5,300 colleges and universities posted more than 159,000 faculty, administrative, and executive job postings to the company's website, which receives more than 1,000,000 unique visitors a month. HigherEdJobs is published by Internet Employment Linkage, Inc. and is headquartered in State College, Pa.