Alt-Ac Careers

Alt-Ac Careers
July 7, 2016

You can love your field, your specialty area and academe, but sometimes they won't love you back, writes Christine Kelly.

June 27, 2016

The management skills necessary for success in academe and industry are more similar than they might appear, writes Stephanie K. Eberle.

June 24, 2016

Jeana Jorgensen give advice to those with scholarly training who are breaking into new areas far afield of traditional academe.

June 23, 2016

Catherine M. Roach describes the joy of falling in love with a whole new field of inquiry and style of research.

May 20, 2016

Gender, sex and sexuality are such important facets of human experience that I would be doing a disservice to my students to exclude those topics from the classroom, writes Jeana Jorgensen.

May 9, 2016

You don't need to rely on an adviser or other people to answer all your career-related questions, writes Joseph Barber. You can just use your own research skills.

April 25, 2016

Students who have pursued an eight-week career exploration have expanded their collaboration and interpersonal skills in unexpected ways, writes Laura N. Schram.

March 7, 2016

Thinking about metaphors as they frame your career is not merely a fun thought experiment but also a way to test assumptions you've made, writes Julia McAnallen.

January 25, 2016

Grad students need to apply to their career preparation the same entrepreneurial spirit they apply to their academic research, argues James M. Van Wyck.

January 18, 2016

Career development requires energy and flexibility in a fluid job market, writes Alfreda James, and graduate students now have many more sources and accessible options for advice related to it.


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