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BY NANDA DIMITROV | APR 07 2008

Understanding your cultural differences with international students is the key to fostering a productive and rewarding supervisory relationship

BY MELANIE SCOTT | MAR 10 2008

An interview with professor John Beck, conflict resolution expert

BY JOY MIGHTY | MAR 10 2008

Nurturing an inclusive classroom is a matter of shaping content, altering conduct and widening context

BY CAROLYN STEELE | FEB 11 2008

Sessional contracts can be ideal for catapulting into a tenure track position – if you use them strategically

BY KIMBERLY LAWTON + ADAM CHAPNICK | FEB 11 2008

Creating a harmonious working relationship between RAs and their supervisors is tantamount to getting good results

BY MARLENE DELANGHE | JAN 07 2008

Taking your science PhD beyond academia

BY CAROLYN STEELE | JAN 07 2008

Knowing how to highlight your relevancy in a range of disciplines can radically increase your job opportunities in the academic market

BY LUCKY KALSI + MARIA KAPAKOS | JAN 07 2008

Two career development specialists offer their best advice on how to write an effective cover letter

BY RAYMOND F. CURRIE | DEC 03 2007

As with all professions, academe presents different issues at different stages – especially mid-career

BY CAROLYN STEELE | DEC 03 2007

How best to highlight your publishing accomplishments – even when the list is brief

BY BOBBI KERLIN | NOV 05 2007

A learning technology coordinator reveals how to keep students engaged and encourage them to participate in the cyber classroom

BY SABINE HIKEL | NOV 05 2007

A first-person account of lessons learned as a TA

BY MEGAN BURNETT | NOV 05 2007

Expert advice on how to work toward your best TA’ship

BY SABINE HIKEL | NOV 05 2007

From English PhD to environmentalist.

BY MAEVE HALDANE | OCT 09 2007

A path to progress, or a parliament of chores?

BY MEGAN BURNETT | OCT 09 2007

Expert advice on how to work toward your best TA’ship

BY SABINE HIKEL | OCT 09 2007

From dramaturge to life coach

BY JEFF OSWEILER | SEP 10 2007

Marketing your transferable skills for employment beyond academia

BY HELEN KNOLL | SEP 10 2007

For junior professors, finding a mentor means not being afraid to ask

BY MEGAN BURNETT | SEP 10 2007

Expert advice on how to work toward your best TA’ship