The University of Toronto has created a series of faculty development workshops to help improve the supervisor-student relationship.
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.
Professional editing is a lifelong learning journey.
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.
If graduate education is to undergo serious change, relying on the development of supervision abilities only through modeling or memory seems out of step.
It’s a skill that can help you distinguish between good and bad interpretations of research.
Two scholars question the premise of research universities as knowledge creators and disseminators.
Regardless of how hard we try, graduate student parents often feel at odds while trying to mend the gap between academia and parenthood.
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.
A few tips that can help PhD mothers complete some of the major dissertation milestones.
After receiving advice to buckle down until I got tenure, I wish I had stopped to raise my head every once in a while.
“We’re looking for people who have had distinctions and who hopefully bring relevant policy experience,” says Patrick Borbey.
Interested in becoming a scientific adviser? Here are some points to keep in mind from Quebec’s chief scientist.
When students don’t participate, neither they nor their peers can learn as much.
Before you even print off the application forms to request funding for your research project, take some time to review these tips.
“It’s difficult to know what you’re truly passionate about until you try it.”
How to improve your shot at a research training award from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research.
Why ongoing support is important while navigating an academic career.
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 […]
A York University professor has coined the term “redirection” to reflect the new, emerging stage of one’s career that occurs after traditional retirement.