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Everything changed when my best friend immediately found tenure-track employment while I struggled to finish a dissertation that seemed increasingly like a waste of time, writes Patricia Grisafi.

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January 14, 2013
Graduate students en route to Ph.D.s can simultaneously prepare themselves for well-paying non-faculty jobs in higher education, write Brenda Bethman and C. Shaun Longstreet.
January 11, 2013
Katherine Haley on how colleges can ensure that faculty members and trustees work together effectively on presidential search committees.
January 9, 2013
Even if you aren't asking the questions, you can guide the conversation, writes Katherine Ellison.
January 7, 2013
When a father is the one balancing work and family duties, not everyone in academe is supportive or even understands, writes Matt Fotis.
January 4, 2013
Academics ask all kinds of questions and make all kinds of judgments about parts of colleagues' or potential colleagues' lives that are irrelevant to their jobs, writes Nate Kreuter. He says it's time to stop.

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