Category Archives: Getting a Job!

Mock Phone Interviews

For those interested, here is an excellent resource for practicing job interview skills: Stayhired.com Advertisements

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The Art of the Interview

“There will be time, there will be time,” writes T.S. Eliot, “To prepare a face to meet the faces that you meet.” Time for you and time for me, And time yet for a hundred indecisions, And for a hundred … Continue reading

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What to Expect in a First-Round Interview

From The Chronicle of Higher Education, an article on what to expect in a first-round job interview.

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How to Write a Statement of Teaching

This article from The Chronicle of Higher Education gives advice for writing a statement/philosophy of teaching. Click here.

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From Dissertation to Book

The following is a post from The Chronicle of Higher Education. Click to read “From Dissertation to Book.”

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What Happens in Vagueness Stays in Vagueness

An amusing but sobering piece on the deterioration of spoken language skills among people graduating from college since 1985. Helpful to keep in mind when you prepare for and go through job interviews. Click here for the article.

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What I Tell My Graduate Students

Here is an article for the Chronicle of Higher Education on job prospects and strategies for graduate students, written by Lennard J. Davis. .

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