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BY LETITIA HENVILLE | APR 19 2022

You wouldn’t start a road trip without a destination in mind or a map of your route. Grant applications work in the same way.

BY LETITIA HENVILLE | MAR 24 2022

You could consider using a smaller CIHR Project grant as a ladder to generate the preliminary data for a big-budget NIH R01.

BY LETITIA HENVILLE | FEB 24 2022

You needn’t put on armour or start a podcast to come up with ways to “mobilize knowledge.”

BY LETITIA HENVILLE | JAN 25 2022

You don’t need to be in a position of power to shift a language norm in your discipline.

BY LETITIA HENVILLE | DEC 15 2021

How to create global coherence and internal alignment in your research grant applications.

BY LETITIA HENVILLE | NOV 23 2021

This practice from art history can improve academic writing across disciplines.

BY LETITIA HENVILLE | NOV 02 2021

Make sure you are presenting your methods in a logical order, and if you can, try and paint a verbal picture.

BY LETITIA HENVILLE | SEP 21 2021

Five keys for persuasive public writing.

BY LETITIA HENVILLE | AUG 30 2021

Teaching statements are living documents –they change and grow alongside your instructional practice.

BY LETITIA HENVILLE | JUL 22 2021

Tips to help you develop a compelling book proposal for a university press.

BY LETITIA HENVILLE | JUN 17 2021

To recognize and remove biased language from your own letters of recommendation, you’ll need to locate and remove the inappropriate use of hedges and intensifiers.

BY LETITIA HENVILLE | MAY 25 2021

Three steps to make sure you get the help you need.

BY LETITIA HENVILLE | APR 20 2021

A four-part outline for developing a SSHRC or NSERC module on training highly qualified personnel.

BY LETITIA HENVILLE | MAR 19 2021

If you find that your writing often ends weakly, you may be giving away too many of your secrets in the openings of your work.

BY LETITIA HENVILLE | MAR 02 2021

If you need help quantifying your work, it is best to first consult your university’s subject librarians.

BY LETITIA HENVILLE | JAN 25 2021

Tips for giving effective conference presentations during the pandemic.

BY LETITIA HENVILLE | DEC 08 2020

To make a humanities book review work for you, defy the conventional.

BY LETITIA HENVILLE | NOV 12 2020

There are several different ways to define the “significance” of your research in a SSHRC application.

BY LETITIA HENVILLE | OCT 16 2020

How and where to edit for active voice constructions in your academic writing.

BY LETITIA HENVILLE | SEP 29 2020

Techniques for coherent, analytical lit reviews.

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