September 26, 2012

Gerry Canavan explains why networking matters, why "elite" status can hurt you, and some of the contradictions of trying to land a good position.

August 22, 2012

Ph.D.s from elite universities certainly have some benefits, but they don't necessarily shine on the job market, writes Karen Kelsky.

February 20, 2012

Even if you find at a campus visit that an institution isn't for you, never show a lack of interest, writes Kathryn Hume.

January 30, 2012

To get hired, you need to master the six elements of a professional persona, writes Karen Kelsky.

January 18, 2012

Cheryl Reed and Dawn M. Formo offer advice on how to prepare for Skype and telephone interviews.

May 16, 2011

Susan VanZanten offers advice on some questions that may differ from those you would be asked at secular institutions.

March 2, 2011

Eric Baer shares another round of questions -- touching on student populations and potentially challenging situations -- asked of those seeking to teach at community colleges.

February 28, 2011

Eric Baer shares questions asked of those seeking to teach at community colleges.

February 14, 2011

A faculty member shares tips for candidates for tenure-track jobs.

January 5, 2011

Claire B. Potter reviews the most common mistakes and how to avoid them.


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