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.
Volunteer work can contribute to your graduate research and strengthen your CV.
It’s connecting university research with the outside world in order to benefit society.
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.
Career adviser Carolyn Steele explains the role that CVs and resumés play in both academic and non-academic job searches.
Carol Miles, director of Learning, Technologies and Teaching Support at Carleton University explains the challenges of implementing electronic and wireless devices in today’s university classroom.
A new website opens the door to some of the lesser-known scholarships offered by the Canadian government.
Secrecy, exclusion and collusion on academic committees.
Pierre Normand explains how the media works and gives tips on communicating effectively with journalists.
Whose job is it?
Resources to get you started
An interview with Brian Campbell, dean of graduate studies at chair of the University of Ontario Institute of Technology.
Four public servants — and former graduate students — who found careers in the federal public service through the Recruitment of Policy Leaders program share their experiences. Learn about how to follow in their footsteps and become immersed in the world of policy-making.