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Students should be encouraged to think in terms of hypotheses rather than theses, and research questions or problems rather than their putative solutions when it comes to dissertation proposals, argues Heather Dubrow.

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May 29, 2013
Nate Kreuter questions the conventional wisdom of telling would-be graduate students who want to be professors to enroll only "if you can’t imagine yourself doing anything else."
May 24, 2013
As the Ph.D. threatens to replace the M.F.A. as the requisite degree for arts professors, Daniel Grant explores the pros and cons.
May 22, 2013
To do an alt-ac search, you need to know the possibilities that are out there, write Brenda Bethman and Shaun Longstreet.
May 20, 2013
Nathan O. Hatch offers 10 maxims for successful searches.
May 17, 2013
Kevin Grubb explains how to use the popular social media tool for administrative job development.

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