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New MLA analysis sheds light on the much-bemoaned job market for humanities Ph.D.s.
Editor discusses new volume on the importance of key disciplines to solving key societal problems.
Report finds U.S. millennial generation faring poorly educationally compared to those of OECD nations
New international study compares young adults in U.S. with those of other O.E.C.D. nations -- and the results won't cheer Americans.
Melissa Dennihy writes about what to do when dining is part of the interview process.
You don't need to spend every waking minute on work, and doing so may not help you achieve your goals, writes Kerry Ann Rockquemore.
Obama seeks to boost higher education spending and proposes some loan reforms that have bipartisan appeal
Budget details president's signature higher ed proposals -- free community college, Pell bonuses for colleges and expanded tax credits -- and some...
If you've done well with the search committee, your next stop on a campus visit may be the dean's office. Melissa Dennihy prepares you.
Marcelle Dougan offers tips for staying on track.
The new site 101 Innovations in Scholarly Communication charts the tech explosion. Scott McLemee has a look.
Joseph Barber wants you to bring excitement and story-telling to the way you talk about your research.
Melissa Dennihy offers tips for job candidates on a crucial part of the campus visit.
Christine Kelly asks: Are your references helping or hurting your job hunt?
Grad students can be strategic about being employable later, writes Karla P. Zepeda.
Joseph Barber reviews websites and databases that can help the Ph.D. or postdoc doing a job search.
About to interview for an academic position? Elizabeth Simmons suggests how to ask questions that convey your enthusiasm and readiness for the...
Nate Kreuter seeks more productivity by making better use of those groups of minutes between major tasks.
What do you do after making the difficult decision to seek a non-academic career? Maggie Gover outlines some first steps.
Don't assume what your colleague is thinking -- in-person discussion can avoid misunderstanding and build constructive relationships, writes John...
Timothy L. Killeen, a researcher in geophysics who has been leading the State University of New York’s research foundation for two years,...
Kerry Ann Rockquemore answers the questions she most often receives from minority scholars launching their careers.