Professional editing is a lifelong learning journey.
You will need people, both inside and outside of the academy, to help you be successful and keep you grounded.
If graduate education is to undergo serious change, relying on the development of supervision abilities only through modeling or memory seems out of step.
Follow how Jared started his career in academe, left to work in the public service and then came back to work as a professor.
Today, the civil service is lean, constantly under pressure to deliver high-quality results while keeping departmental budgets low.
The second annual International Day of Action Against Contract Cheating is an attempt by universities around the world to raise awareness about students who hire others to do their work.
At least one university has explicitly restricted students’ use of editors for their assignments.
“There are no limits to what a PhD can prepare you to do, and what matters most is that you are doing work you find fulfilling and that meets your practical needs, not whether or not your advisers approve or your school sees you as a ‘success.’”
“I knew what the government needed — someone to help them better respond to the public through thoughtful research design.”
Celebrating research that finds academic writers have varied writing practices.
Graduate students are trying out Three Minute Thesis-type competitions for the soft skills, public connection – and just a tiny bit of fame.
For the benefit of the entire university community, we need to talk, we need to work together and we need to quell the self-righteous rhetoric.