Carpe Careers

Carpe Careers
February 4, 2019

The metaphor is particularly useful for doctoral students and postdoctoral scholars for many reasons -- some obvious and others less so, writes Chris M. Golde.

January 28, 2019

Ads for both academic and nonacademic jobs highlight teamwork, writes Pallavi Eswara, who give tips on how to develop those skills and then demonstrate you possess them.

January 21, 2019

It may feel a little scary, but it also means there aren’t really any wrong choices, writes Joseph Barber, who gives advice for making the most of yours.

January 14, 2019

Deborah S. Willis gives advice on how to incorporate such conversations into your graduate school or postdoctoral experience.

January 7, 2019

Adriana Bankston examines the true meaning of mentoring and how best to mentor the mentors.

December 17, 2018

Natalie Lundsteen shares best practices for obtaining great letters of support.

December 10, 2018

Gaeun Seo provides detailed suggestions to help you to better respond to, “Do you have any questions for me?”

December 3, 2018

What do you do when "Do you have any questions for us?" is the only question you are asked? Joseph Barber provides some strategies.

November 26, 2018

Stephanie K. Eberle advises students to start thinking about career development early in their education.

November 19, 2018

Every new group of humanities and social science scholars needs guidance to reimagine professional development and career options, writes Alfreda James.


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