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CAREER ADVICE

By KATHERINE BECKER + LIBBI MILLER | February 11 2015

Here’s what the big day has in store for you.

By SHARI GRAYDON | January 16 2015

In the second episode of Engaging Audiences, Shari Graydon emphasizes the use of visual material when trying to convey your message. Intro music courtesy of Bensound. Your research is important and deserves as much attention as possible. But if no one can understand what you’re talking about, what’s the point? University Affairs magazine and Informed […]

By NANA LEE, ZAYNA KHAYAT + REINHART REITHMEIER | January 14 2015

Transforming graduate education.

By PEGGY BERKOWITZ | January 06 2015

Book provides a very different way of looking at that question. And, that’s a relief.

By UA/AU | December 16 2014

How to control your projects.

By SHARI GRAYDON | December 09 2014

Your research is important and deserves as much attention as possible. But if no one can understand what you’re talking about, what’s the point? University Affairs magazine and Informed Opinions have teamed up to bring you a video series on how to communicate your research to a wide audience. Hosted by Shari Graydon, it will […]

By RICHARD PARKER | December 03 2014

Setting the right tone and putting faculty first are key.

By LAURA BISAILLON + JOAN EAKIN | November 12 2014

Newcomers to the academy do not necessarily or immediately find its rules easy to grasp.

By JOHN LORENC | November 05 2014

Four steps to selling yourself to a non-academic employer.

October 22 2014

Which common errors are holding you back from completing a successful job search?

By CHRISTOPHER J. SCHNEIDER | October 21 2014

Student evaluations are important.

October 21 2014

Learn the three key elements to using LinkedIn effectively.

By LEAH D. SHEPPARD | September 17 2014

There are more opportunities than ever for academics to gain attention for their research.

By DAVID SMITH | September 10 2014

Good students are hard to find.

August 20 2014

These are the main skills that non-academic and academic employers are seeking out in potential candidates.

By HEATHER CRAY | August 06 2014

“The thesis can address small gaps within saturated research areas.”

By CATHERINE RIDDELL | July 23 2014

One academic’s experience running a campaign and joining a university council.

June 25 2014

Making sure your digital brand aligns with your research and personality is key when applying to jobs.

June 04 2014

Experts share advice on academic and non-academic career development.

By PEGGY BERKOWITZ | May 14 2014

Grad school is a good time to start exploring a career path in publishing.