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CAREER ADVICE

By ANDREA EIDINGER | May 11 2018

When most students get to university, they end up with one of two problems. Either they don’t know what to do or they say the wrong thing.

By JULIE MCGONEGAL | April 23 2018

Professional editing is a lifelong learning journey.

By MOIRA MACDONALD | March 30 2018

Some insight from speakers at the sold-out summit, which was hosted by the Indigenous Education Network at the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education.

By MELANIE J. GREENE, MARIE VANDER KLOET & MICHAL KASPRZAK | March 08 2018

If graduate education is to undergo serious change, relying on the development of supervision abilities only through modeling or memory seems out of step.

By JENNIFER RAFF | February 05 2018

It’s a skill that can help you distinguish between good and bad interpretations of research.

By GINA BELTRÁN | January 10 2018

Two scholars question the premise of research universities as knowledge creators and disseminators.

By BRITTANY A. E. JAKUBIEC | December 11 2017

Regardless of how hard we try, graduate student parents often feel at odds while trying to mend the gap between academia and parenthood.

By DAVID SMITH | November 03 2017

When asked by students for advice on email etiquette, I tell them to stick to the three golden C’s: be clear, concise, and courteous.

By REBECCA PERO | October 24 2017

A few tips that can help PhD mothers complete some of the major dissertation milestones.

By DIANA PETRARCA | October 20 2017

After receiving advice to buckle down until I got tenure, I wish I had stopped to raise my head every once in a while.

By JENNIFER POLK | October 13 2017

“We’re looking for people who have had distinctions and who hopefully bring relevant policy experience,” says Patrick Borbey.

By RÉMI QUIRION | October 11 2017

Interested in becoming a scientific adviser? Here are some points to keep in mind from Quebec’s chief scientist.

By ADAM CHAPNICK | September 29 2017

When students don’t participate, neither they nor their peers can learn as much.

By BARRY RIES | September 19 2017

Before you even print off the application forms to request funding for your research project, take some time to review these tips.

By MICHAEL FREEMAN | September 01 2017

“It’s difficult to know what you’re truly passionate about until you try it.”

By ANQI SHEN | August 22 2017

How to improve your shot at a research training award from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research.

By ERIN CLOW, EMMA SOBEL, JOELLE B. THORPE & JENNIFER VALBERG | August 08 2017

Why ongoing support is important while navigating an academic career.

By TARA SIEBARTH | July 25 2017

While at Congress 2017, the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council hosted a Career Corner presentation called “SSHRC Talent: Scholarships, Fellowships and Beyond.” The two presenters, Melissa Dubreuil, the an acting manager of the Research Training Portfolio, and Stephanie Robertson, a SSHRC program officer, highlighted 10 tips to ensure a successful SSHRC application, as well […]

By TARA SIEBARTH | June 28 2017

A York University professor has coined the term “redirection” to reflect the new, emerging stage of one’s career that occurs after traditional retirement.

By CHRIS HOUSER | June 07 2017

Don’t forget the faculty.