William and Matt Eventoff offer tips on how to prepare (and not to prepare) to defend your thesis or dissertation.
Search committees need to stop being rude to job candidates, writes Afshan Jafar.
As in Dickinson’s famous poem, we don’t generally stop for death. Maria Shine Stewart considers how empathy might ease the pain of loss on kinder campuses.
Stories from a senior faculty member's past may be more fun to tell than they are helpful to those trying to navigate academic careers, writes Kerry Ann Rockquemore.
Might electronic devices -- if left to their own devices -- erode human communication? Maria Shine Stewart ponders.
Rob Weir offers advice on how professors should handle calls from reporters.
Colleges need to abandon the philosophy they use to justify doing little to help new faculty members, writes Kerry Ann Rockquemore.
If interview season is coming up, now is the time to think about attire and how to pay for that new outfit, writes Lee Skallerup Bessette.
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