Tips for the advice-givers on how to be helpful when your protégé leaves academe to pursue a nonfaculty career.
Is it OK to renege on a job offer once you’ve accepted it? That all depends on the nature of the position.
You can’t speed up the academic hiring process, but you can take steps to maintain your sanity as it plays out.
A new book seeks to help scholars vault themselves out of the ivory tower and into the wider world.
Finally, academe has a guide for how to better treat its psychiatrically disabled workers.
The person you present during your two-day visit is the person the search committee will assume you to be.
The hiring profile for a campus-leadership position is often an elaborate, committee-drawn projection of myriad hopes and contradictory needs. Certain meta-qualities, however, tend to stand out as universally sought after, whether the opening is for a department chair or a president. Foremost among them is "vision." As in: "The...
In Part 1 of a new series, "Ice Skating in Hell," a Ph.D. wonders: "Am I out of my ever-loving mind?"