In the future, will we continue to store our files on a computer, or will we be storing everything on a cloud?
The University of Calgary has a unique program that pairs grad students with mentors working in industry.
How to submit an article to a peer-reviewed journal.
The public and private sides of social networking.
In this inaugural episode, Rochelle delves in to the world of Twitter. Yes, it can actually be useful to academics.
Olivia Rovinescu, director of the Centre for Teaching and Learning at Concordia University teaches new faculty how to design a great lesson plan.
Marianne Stanford, chair of the Canadian Association of Postdoctoral Scholars (CAPS), speaks about the challenges that today’s postdoctoral scholars face and their prospects outside of the academic “parking lot.”
An interview with Doug Peers, associate vice-president graduate and dean of graduate studies at York University, on why academics should consider the life of an administrator.
The slippery slope of budgeting your research grants.
Students and teachers often misunderstand each other’s intentions.
A Canadian academic decamps for the Persian Gulf, and a very different postsecondary system.
Carol Miles, director of Learning, Technologies and Teaching Support at Carleton University explains the challenges of starting a career as a new faculty member.
An interview with Jack Duffy, a professor at Dalhousie University, on the benefits of becoming a university administrator.
It’s connecting university research with the outside world in order to benefit society.
Volunteer work can contribute to your graduate research and strengthen your CV.
Three SSHRC program officers break down some of the major scholarships and offer up some tips to help your application reach the top of the pile.
Tips for building your academic profile.
Improve your writing skills and beef up your CV by submitting to a more mainstream media outlet.
By simply switching on his home computer and picking up the phone, Tom Erickson is already at the office. Could you work this way?
Jo VanEvery gives tips on prioritizing research tasks, planning a long-term program of research, developing a publication strategy, building a support network for research, and carving out time to do research in a busy, multi-focused position.