Higher Education Career Advice

Career Advice

Subscribe to Inside Higher Ed | Career Advice
If you are only being paid for nine months of work, and you need summers for research, you need to set some limits, writes Nate Kreuter.

Advice Columnists

Archive

October 16, 2009
You'll make more progress if you reject two common myths, writes Peg Boyle Single.
October 14, 2009
Two decades after we were promised that telecommuting and other flexible work arrangements would be the norm, they're far from it, Justin Draeger writes. He offers guidance for how to do it right.
October 12, 2009
Rob Weir offers suggestions on how not to flame out like fall leaves as your stress and work levels go up -- and how to reach your students when they experience mid-semester overload.
October 9, 2009
A department chair feels squeezed between senior administrators who want reform and senior professors who don't. C.K. Gunsalus considers the options.
October 7, 2009
As consultants who have worked in higher education for more than 20 years, we have had the opportunity to work closely with at least 50 presidents. Additionally, we learned a great deal during our research for a book on presidential transitions in higher education. We interviewed scores of presidents, provosts, chief financial officers, and trustees. Among many other things, we discovered the critical importance for presidents — especially new presidents — to devote effort and energy to building relationships — and we don’t just mean with donors.

Pages

Most

  • Viewed
  • Commented
  • Past:
  • Day
  • Week
  • Month
  • Year
Loading results...
Back to Top