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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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October 25, 2016
How can professors best introduce provocative material in the classroom in an age of trigger warnings, microaggressions and tweeting? Michael Bugeja tackles the issue.
October 24, 2016
Saundra Loffredo offers a four-step process to help you answer those challenging interview questions that require you to draw on previous experiences.
October 21, 2016
Claiming that “mesearch” is a particular issue for scholars of color demonstrates a profound lack of self-awareness on the part of researchers in the social sciences and humanities, argues Victor Ray.
October 20, 2016
As high-achieving women in academe, we are not impostors, writes Claudine Keenan, but have earned our way -- regardless of the pathways we have followed.
October 19, 2016
Patrick Iber provides guidance on how to make Twitter work for academic purposes.

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