Higher Education Career Advice

Career Advice

Sign posts that say "help," "support," "advice," "guidance."
They can take steps to help position graduate students for different careers, writes Jocelyn Frelier, starting with moving away from a “just focus on your dissertation” approach.

Advice Columnists


March 10, 2023
While, optimally, such courses would be part of the entire humanities curriculum, they can’t be taught by just anyone without the proper training, writes Carmen R. Lugo-Lugo.
March 9, 2023
As the planet warms, the humanities grow cold, writes William Major. The only remaining question: What to do now?
March 8, 2023
Applying a growth mind-set–by–design approach encourages students to leave the classroom with a sense of agency, writes JT Torres.
March 7, 2023
What’s a risk? Who decides? And at what cost? C. K. Gunsalus, Robert A. Easter, Nicholas C. Burbules and BrandE Faupell advise on dealing with all types of risk, including that of inaction.
March 6, 2023
Your thesis adviser may be the best person to guide your research, but conversations about your career may need to happen outside your department, Daniel J. Moglen advises.



Back to Top