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Posted: Jun 01, 2015

James M. Van Wyck thinks about what he wishes he had understood about the academic job market at the start of his doctoral education.

Posted: May 28, 2015

The U.S. Department of Education’s National Center for Education Statistics on Wednesday released its annual report on the condition of...

Posted: May 15, 2015

Responding to a recent critique, three humanists argue that academic meetings, done right, can spur collaboration and add value for participants,...

Posted: May 13, 2015

Interest rates on new federal student loans will drop for the 2015-16 academic year, The Wall Street Journal reports.
The rate on...

Posted: May 08, 2015

A new agreement between American and European scientists will allow collaboration on research projects on both continents, The New York Times...

Posted: Mar 27, 2015

A guide from Casey Brienza.

Posted: Mar 23, 2015

Natalie Lundsteen discusses calendars and scheduling in the new Ph.D. job search.

Posted: Mar 23, 2015

The public is shockingly unaware of the world, and educators and civic leaders need to confront this problem, writes Sanford J. Ungar.

Posted: Mar 06, 2015

Melissa Dennihy reviews what to ask and what not to ask a search committee during an interview.

Posted: Feb 18, 2015

New MLA analysis sheds light on the much-bemoaned job market for humanities Ph.D.s.

Posted: Feb 17, 2015

Editor discusses new volume on the importance of key disciplines to solving key societal problems.

Posted: Feb 17, 2015

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.

Posted: Feb 16, 2015

Melissa Dennihy writes about what to do when dining is part of the interview process.

Posted: Feb 11, 2015

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.

Posted: Feb 03, 2015

Budget details president's signature higher ed proposals -- free community college, Pell bonuses for colleges and expanded tax credits -- and some...

Posted: Feb 23, 2015

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.

Posted: Jan 30, 2015

Marcelle Dougan offers tips for staying on track.

Posted: Jan 28, 2015

The new site 101 Innovations in Scholarly Communication charts the tech explosion. Scott McLemee has a look.

Posted: Jan 26, 2015

Joseph Barber wants you to bring excitement and story-telling to the way you talk about your research.

Posted: Jan 21, 2015

Melissa Dennihy offers tips for job candidates on a crucial part of the campus visit.