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Posted: Feb 13, 2019

As universities face pressure to demonstrate their value, engaged scholarship is more important than ever, Diana Brazzell writes.

Posted: Feb 12, 2019

Cathy Davidson describes how to transform your “revise and resubmit” comments from one to the other.

Posted: Feb 11, 2019

Faculty members can't know the ins and outs of every job that might interest their grad students and postdocs, but they do have some significant...

Posted: Feb 08, 2019

Seanna Leath describes the challenges of mothering at the intersection of poverty and privilege.

Posted: Feb 06, 2019

Making mistakes while practicing can actually help you.......

Posted: Feb 06, 2019

Cassandra O’Sullivan Sachar describes why and how you should tailor your CV to get the job.

Posted: Jan 31, 2019

They can damage relationships if not handled quickly and effectively, warns Stephen J. Aguilar, who offers some advice.

Posted: Jan 29, 2019

Students often feel powerless to change and see dropping out entirely as the only option, but that's simply not the case, writes Kevin Singer.

Posted: Jan 28, 2019

Ads for both academic and nonacademic jobs highlight teamwork, writes Pallavi Eswara, who give tips on how to develop those skills and then...

Posted: Dec 11, 2018

The “half-life” of academic scientists has shortened dramatically over time, says a new paper calling attention to the “rise of...

Posted: Dec 06, 2018

From impostor syndrome and other feelings of being out of place, to periods of isolation and to constant short- and long-term deadlines, graduate...

Posted: Dec 03, 2018

What do you do when "Do you have any questions for us?" is the only question you are asked? Joseph Barber provides some strategies.

Posted: Nov 28, 2018

Beth Godbee gives guidance for planning when and how to exit academe.

Posted: Nov 21, 2018

Two-Minute Tips: Short videos to help you excel in the academic workplace.

By Theresa MacPhail and Fernanda Zamudio-Suaréz

If you’re...

Posted: Oct 09, 2017

If you are a graduate student contemplating careers outside the professoriate, you can take several steps before graduation to prepare for that...

Posted: Oct 05, 2017

Justus H. Hunter provides tips for successfully surviving the dissertation process.

Posted: Sep 25, 2017

Derek Attig provides resources to show how others have handled the exciting yet challenging process of figuring out what comes next.

Posted: Sep 05, 2017

President Trump on Tuesday ordered an end to the Obama-era executive action that shields young undocumented immigrants from deportation and called...

Posted: Aug 28, 2017

Many new Ph.D.s in humanities disciplines report that they struggle to find academic jobs, and that many of the positions they find available are...