Higher Education Career Advice

Career Advice

How can academic leaders foster a culture of excellence in their departments and other units? Robert A. Easter, C. K. Gunsalus, Sebastian Wraight, Nicholas C. Burbules and Jeremy D. Meuser suggest some specific actions to take.

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December 1, 2014
Philip Guo says that the nature of academic work is different from other models, and requires new professors to learn to say no.
November 24, 2014
What do you do after making the difficult decision to seek a non-academic career? Maggie Gover outlines some first steps.  
November 21, 2014
Don't assume what your colleague is thinking -- in-person discussion can avoid misunderstanding and build constructive relationships, writes John P. Frazee.
November 19, 2014
Kerry Ann Rockquemore answers the questions she most often receives from minority scholars launching their careers.
November 17, 2014
Paula Wishart offers advice on how to increase your response rate.


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