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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


February 10, 2023
Without certain conditions, a search amounts to a public devaluing of scholars who have historically been marginalized within the academy, argues Abena Ampofoa Asare.
February 9, 2023
As she approaches that milestone herself, Susan M. Shaw offers 14 recommendations to help other faculty members leave on their own terms.
February 8, 2023
Jackson Bartlett describes how to make space for the humanity of students and instructors during troubling national events and crises.
February 7, 2023
Why is it that no amount of conversation on the topic seems to meet the ever-increasing demand for it? Jocelyn Frelier, a former faculty member, asks and provides some answers.
February 6, 2023
Dinuka Gunaratne and Punita Lumb provide strategies to help racially minoritized students replenish their social resource capital so as to navigate the challenges of grad school successfully.



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