Preparing a CV
A CV is an academic resume that highlights your scholarly accomplishments. What goes into a CV? Find out here.
Grant Writing 101
Submitting a grant proposal? Increase your odds of acceptance with these tips and links.
Professional Development for Professors
When I first became a professor, I was struck by the tremendous autonomy afforded faculty. Because no one looks over your shoulder, it's easy to flounder, not knowing what to do or how to manage it all and keep your career afloat.
Writing Your Curriculum Vita
Getting ready to look for an academic position? It's time to write your academic resume, vita, or CV. How do you write a CV that will get you an interview and win you an academic job? Find out here.
Presentations & Public Speaking
A big part of graduate school and life as a professional and academic is public speaking. Don't dread speaking opportunities and presentations, ace them instead with these resources on conference presentations and public speaking.
Handling Media Interviews
What do you do when the media calls? As a graduate student, you may not realize that your academic work can attract media attention. These links will help you to understand your role in media interviews and will help you to prepare for the role as expert in a media interview.
Publishing Advice for Graduate Students and New Faculty
Don't perish! Publish! One of the most difficult tasks that most graduate students and young faculty must learn is how to write for scientific publication. Here are links to advice and information to help you succeed in your publishing efforts and win the keys to academia.
Q&A About Patents
Question: I'd like to patent my theories. How do I go about this? Graduate school doesn't teach you about the practical and technical aspects of life in academia
Teaching Resources for Graduate Students and New Faculty
Teaching your first class as a TA or new instructor? These pages of links will help you calm your nerves, learn how to teach more effectively, and deal with with sticky situations -- all essential for graduate student and faculty instructors.
Get to the Point(s): Deliver Successful Lectures
Keep your lectures clear, concise, and effective with these tips.
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