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4/12 – Grant Writing Workshop with Dr. Karen Kelsky

Join us for a four-hour grant writing workshop led by Karen Kelsky, nationally-known academic consultant who  blogs as “The Professor Is In.” Dr. Kelsky will offer tangible strategies for grant-writing, including how to think like the selection committee, how to

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4/12 – Grant Writing Workshop with Dr. Karen Kelsky

Join us for a four-hour grant writing workshop led by Karen Kelsky, nationally-known academic consultant who  blogs as “The Professor Is In.” Dr. Kelsky will offer tangible strategies for grant-writing, including how to think like the selection committee, how to

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Professional Development: Interviewing at a Teaching College via InsideHigherEd

John Fea offers advice on interviewing at a teaching college at InsideHigherEd.com.  Among his suggestions: There will be some interviews in which the members of a search committee do not even ask you about your research. Don’t be offended by

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Professional Development: Interviewing at a Teaching College via InsideHigherEd

John Fea offers advice on interviewing at a teaching college at InsideHigherEd.com.  Among his suggestions: There will be some interviews in which the members of a search committee do not even ask you about your research. Don’t be offended by

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Professional Development: Tips for Phone Interviews from Lifehacker

Interviews for tenure-track faculty jobs usually take place at the American Historical Association meeting just after New Year’s, on the telephone, or on Skype.  A telephone interview can be nerve-wracking due to the complete lack of body language cues from

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Professional Development: Tips for Phone Interviews from Lifehacker

Interviews for tenure-track faculty jobs usually take place at the American Historical Association meeting just after New Year’s, on the telephone, or on Skype.  A telephone interview can be nerve-wracking due to the complete lack of body language cues from

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Professional Development: What Do Faculty Member Earn?

For those of us thinking about tenure-track employment, the actual salaries of faculty members can be a bit of a mystery. To learn more about what faculty members earn at institutions of higher education across the country, check out The Chronicle

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Professional Development: What Do Faculty Member Earn?

For those of us thinking about tenure-track employment, the actual salaries of faculty members can be a bit of a mystery. To learn more about what faculty members earn at institutions of higher education across the country, check out The Chronicle

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Professional Development: Community College Teaching as a Viable Career Path (from The Chronicle)

Rob Jenkins explains why prejudices against teaching at community colleges have no place in today’s job market in an article for The Chronicle of Higher Education: Finding a full-time teaching job at a community college is not necessarily any easier than

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Professional Development: Community College Teaching as a Viable Career Path (from The Chronicle)

Rob Jenkins explains why prejudices against teaching at community colleges have no place in today’s job market in an article for The Chronicle of Higher Education: Finding a full-time teaching job at a community college is not necessarily any easier than

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Professional Development: How to Prepare for a Tenure-Track Job Interview from The Professor Is In

For those of you preparing for tenure-track job interviews: Dr. Karen Kelsky, blogging as The Professor Is In, shares The #Facepalm Fails of the Academic Interview. Among the questions that have produced uncomfortable moments of silence and fumbled answers is

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Professional Development: How to Prepare for a Tenure-Track Job Interview from The Professor Is In

For those of you preparing for tenure-track job interviews: Dr. Karen Kelsky, blogging as The Professor Is In, shares The #Facepalm Fails of the Academic Interview. Among the questions that have produced uncomfortable moments of silence and fumbled answers is

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Professional Development: How Do I Write and Revise My C.V.?

By Tracy E. Robey When I wrote my first c.v., I assumed that I just needed to find out how to arrange the headings and dump in my information.  The result wasn’t terrible, but it wasn’t good either. The main

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Professional Development: How Do I Write and Revise My C.V.?

By Tracy E. Robey When I wrote my first c.v., I assumed that I just needed to find out how to arrange the headings and dump in my information.  The result wasn’t terrible, but it wasn’t good either. The main

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University of Texas at Arlington Seeks Director of Interdisciplinary Studies Program

Job Title: Director, Interdisciplinary Studies Program Institution: University of Texas at Arlington Department: School of Urban and Public Affairs Job Description: The School of Urban and Public Affairs at the University of Texas at Arlington invites applications for the position

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University of Texas at Arlington Seeks Director of Interdisciplinary Studies Program

Job Title: Director, Interdisciplinary Studies Program Institution: University of Texas at Arlington Department: School of Urban and Public Affairs Job Description: The School of Urban and Public Affairs at the University of Texas at Arlington invites applications for the position

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Latin American History: Temporary Lecturer Position at the University of South Dakota

Dear colleague, Please draw to the attention of your advanced graduate students and recent PhDs the attached advertisement for a lectureship in Latin American History at the University of South Dakota. Latin American History Temporary Lecturer Position Description Yours, Clayton

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Latin American History: Temporary Lecturer Position at the University of South Dakota

Dear colleague, Please draw to the attention of your advanced graduate students and recent PhDs the attached advertisement for a lectureship in Latin American History at the University of South Dakota. Latin American History Temporary Lecturer Position Description Yours, Clayton

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Professional Development: “Why Your Job Cover Letter Sucks” from The Professor Is In

Dr. Karen Kelsky, former tenured faculty member and chairperson now working as a highly successful consultant to academics, tells you “Why Your Job Cover Letter Sucks (and what you can do to fix it).” In the introduction, she points out

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Professional Development: “Why Your Job Cover Letter Sucks” from The Professor Is In

Dr. Karen Kelsky, former tenured faculty member and chairperson now working as a highly successful consultant to academics, tells you “Why Your Job Cover Letter Sucks (and what you can do to fix it).” In the introduction, she points out