Yes, the stress of work can be immense, but I’ve developed a few simple tricks to keep it under control.
Many professors are introverts, but teaching conferences don’t seem to recognize that fact.
Instant feedback is extremely valuable to a teacher, especially in larger classes. Classroom response systems or clickers help make this possible.
“Many international students genuinely need to reflect for a short period before answering a question.”
A master’s degree was always on my to-do list. Now, here I am.
Advice to help make sure you keep a good work-life balance.
Writing articles helps improve your writing style, teaches how to become an effective peer reviewer and builds leadership skills.
They are often hidden in plain sight.
This is a legitimate career option.
Building an online space to highlight your academic work will help you come job search time.
There are steps you can take to help combat it.
Why service should now be your number one priority.
How cultural intelligence helps students prepare for interactions with different cultures.
Tips on how to prepare the classroom for students from different cultures.
How to get your students to submit better assignments.
Express complex ideas clearly and elegantly.
Adding teaching experience will make you attractive to hiring committees.
April McNeil, a career educator at the University of Victoria, gives tips on what grad students can do to make themselves more attractive to both academic and non-academic employers before they finish their PhD.
It’s time we had “The Talk”.
How to make sites like LinkedIn and Twitter work for you.