Higher Education Career Advice

Career Advice

Highlighting transferrable skills is key, writes Rebekah Layton, who shares personal examples as a military veteran shifting into academe and then a scholar moving into new disciplines.

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June 11, 2020
Academe forces black scholars to choose between fully processing our emotions during moments of racial injustice and producing enough research to succeed professionally, writes Clifton Boyd.
June 10, 2020
White allies should speak out on behalf of unheard black people and communities, writes Jourdan Hilaire, who offers suggestions for how to do so beyond simply posting on Facebook.
June 10, 2020
Faculty members and students have had better experiences in online classes that shared six factors, writes Regan A. R. Gurung.
June 9, 2020
It can be an especially difficult time for grad students, as many have less structure in their days and now they're in the middle of a pandemic, writes Leslie Ellen Blood.
June 8, 2020
If you're feeling stuck in your own career exploration, networking or job search, look around and find people who may be similarly stuck, advises Joseph Barber.


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