Interviews

Interviews
April 12, 2016

When it comes to academic job interviews, practice doesn’t always make perfect, warns Robert Simon.

April 4, 2016

Kristy J. Sherrer gives advice on how to build confidence and strengthen your image, allowing interviewers to see your many qualifications.

March 21, 2016

The best tool you bring into a job interview is comfort with yourself, not a set of practiced responses, writes Stephanie K. Eberle.

February 24, 2016

The shift from a subordinate learner as a grad student to a would-be peer on the job market is one of the most predictable traumas in an academic's life, inducing professional and emotional distress in almost everyone who encounters it, writes Tim Cassedy.

February 22, 2016

A job interview is a conversation, writes Jake Livengood, and to engage in it effectively, you must be a good listener.

February 1, 2016

The impression you give when you first meet people can make or break your career opportunities. Saundra Loffredo provides tips for ensuring the former.

November 23, 2015

Joseph Barber provides advice for avoiding them in your CV, résumé or interview answers.

November 9, 2015

Joseph Barber offers advice on how to sound knowledgeable -- and, in fact, be knowledgeable -- about a career field even without any direct experience in it.

October 19, 2015

When talking with potential employers, you should communicate in a way that projects clear and detailed images rather than complex and distorted ones, writes Thomas Magaldi.

September 16, 2015

If you don't follow certain standard conventions when giving an academic job talk, you risk communicating a lack of professionalism, writes Philip N. Howard.

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