Tag Archives: TT job search

the chalk talk (archived from LabSpaces)

originally posted 11 Dec 2010 In a recent post, I threw out a few tips regarding the academic job search. In the comments, Odyssey raised a super point: I’d like to emphasize the importance of the chalk talk. If you … Continue reading

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the joy of the interview (archived from LabSpaces)

originally posted 29 Nov 2010 We are entering the season of the job interviews for folks that are looking for a tenure-track job this year. Just 1 year ago -almost exactly!- I was myself on my very first interview. So, … Continue reading

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are you writing a tenure-track job application? (archived from LabSpaces)

originally posted 22 Nov 2010 I’ve been pretty busy this last week, mostly because I have spent a LOT of time reading job applications for the TT postion in my dept. I’m probably getting more sleep than Dr. O, but … Continue reading

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lost in translation? (archived from LabSpaces)

originally posted 6 Nov 2010 A few days ago I learned the number of applications we have received for our TT job in my department. It was A LOT, which led me to write a little post about how, from … Continue reading

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spooky! (archived from LabSpaces)

originally posted 31 Oct 2010 In honor of Hallowe’en, I’m going to talk about the TT job search. If you are a postdoc that wants to stay in academia, thinking about a job search may be a scary proposition. I … Continue reading

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out on the job market (archived from LabSpaces)

originally posted 15 Oct 2010 Fair warning: this feels like a kind of rambling post. I have not written about this before, and I’m afraid it is a little awkward. Consider yourself warned, if this sort of thing bothers you. … Continue reading

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moving on up (archived from LabSpaces)

originally posted 25 Aug 2010 Let me start by saying that I don’t fall victim to panic attacks frequently. At least, I haven’t in the past. But, seriously, thank you to everyone for the encouraging words. I am no zen … Continue reading

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