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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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February 14, 2014
The coursework and research from your postgraduate training have equipped you with the scholarly skills to help you master the mysteries of faculty life, Elizabeth Simmons writes.
February 12, 2014
Two adjuncts consider the jobs available to them, and those closed off.
February 10, 2014
Matthew Pratt Guterl analyzes a Twitter hashtag for what it says about academic mentoring, the role of senior and junior scholars, technology and the quest to write.
February 7, 2014
Instructors who embrace this educationally valuable approach need not let grading consume their lives, writes Andrew Joseph Pegoda.
February 5, 2014
Terry McGlynn offers advice on how to stand out in a cover letter for a faculty job at a teaching institution.  

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