College send subtle and not-so-subtle messages to new faculty hires, and frequently these early lessons hurt morale and the sense of community, writes Becky Wai-Ling Packard.
Ellen Mayock reviews how to set priorities, and how that should lead you to reject most -- but not all -- service requests.
A young black female academic notices that students call her colleagues Doctor or Professor, but she is addressed by her first name. Kerry Ann Rockquemore reviews her options.
Kerry Ann Rockquemore writes that you can gain control of your e-mail and your time, which is essential on the path to tenure.
You don't need to spend every waking minute on work, and doing so may not help you achieve your goals, writes Kerry Ann Rockquemore.
Kerry Ann Rockquemore offers advice on what to do when you have received negative reviews of your work.
Joseph Barber wants you to bring excitement and story-telling to the way you talk about your research.
It's all about writing every day, writes Kerry Ann Rockquemore.
Post-Ferguson, how can young scholars balance their desire to join in activism with the demands of winning tenure? Kerry Ann Rockquemore considers the issues.
Nate Kreuter seeks more productivity by making better use of those groups of minutes between major tasks.