Higher Education Career Advice

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To stand out, a cover letter must be outstanding: smart, engaging, concrete, detailed and polished to perfection. Melissa Dennihy gives pointers on how to do that.

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March 24, 2014
Two adjuncts discuss career paths that are possible and others that are closed off.
March 21, 2014
Eric V. Patridge considers the issues facing a gay scientist starting a career in academe.
March 19, 2014
David M. Ball sees the controversy over a rescinded job offer as reflecting larger tensions between research universities that train doctoral students and the other institutions that employ them.  
March 17, 2014
Christine Kelly explains the delicate art of negotiation.
March 14, 2014
Are graduate students pushing themselves (or being pushed) to do too much research? Stephen Reese wonders.

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