(E–pub READ) Graduate Study for the Twenty First Century How to Build an Academic Career in the Humanities


  • Paperback
  • 336
  • Graduate Study for the Twenty First Century How to Build an Academic Career in the Humanities
  • Gregory M. Colon Semenza
  • English
  • 11 January 2020
  • 9781403969361

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SUMMARY ☆ Graduate Study for the Twenty First Century How to Build an Academic Career in the Humanities Ducation reports that the attrition rate for American PhD programs is at an all time high between 40% and 50% higher for women and minorities Of those who finish only one in three will secure tenure track jobs These statistics highli. This text has Twenty First Century in the title but Semenza s ideas and arguments often feel like they re being taken from the 80s There s some important information about the mechanics of grad school present in this text but if it s going to be touted as being for the twenty first century it needs to do work to catch up

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SUMMARY ☆ Graduate Study for the Twenty First Century How to Build an Academic Career in the Humanities Ght waste of millions of dollars by universities and of time and energy by students Rather than teaching graduate students how to be graduate students then the guide prepares them for what they really seek a successful academic caree. This book is very helpful Easy to read insightful and even inspirational Semenza does a great job of making the huge tasks read dissertation feel manageable He also has great advice about publishing uals dealing with advisors teaching and the dreaded job market

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SUMMARY ☆ Graduate Study for the Twenty First Century How to Build an Academic Career in the Humanities Many graduate students continue to be regarded as apprentices despite the fact that they are expected to design and teach their own classes serve on university committees and conference and publish regularly The Chronicle of Higher E. So you re getting a PhD in the humanities My first word of advice flee to the hills My second word of advice read this bookThis is a refreshingly cold blooded and practical look at the unwritten expectations and obligations we face It assumes that in addition to wanting to be scholars we also want to eat regular In other words this book is all about surviving our jobs as bargain bin course instructors and positioning ourselves to compete for America s vanishing tenure track jobs To that end it tries to cover everything we need to know to be professionals from office politics to seminar papers comprehensive exams and publication The book is designed for those who want full time academic jobs but many of its chapters will be useful for other grad studentsHighly recommended for all to whom it applies


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    REVIEW ´ AKUENTAJUI.CO Ï Gregory M. Colon Semenza Gregory M. Colon Semenza Ï 1 SUMMARY (E–pub READ) Graduate Study for the Twenty First Century How to Build an Academic Career in the Humanities So you're getting a PhD in the humanities My first word of advice flee to the hills My second word of advice read this bookThis is a refreshingly cold blooded and practical look at the unwritten expectations and obligations we face It assumes that in addition to wanting to be scholars we also want to eat regular In other words this book is

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    Gregory M. Colon Semenza Ï 1 SUMMARY REVIEW ´ AKUENTAJUI.CO Ï Gregory M. Colon Semenza READ & DOWNLOAD Graduate Study for the Twenty First Century How to Build an Academic Career in the Humanities p214 The first thing to do is have a drinkIt's a pretty harsh book But you do need to be able to take it if you want to get anything out of grad schoolFocused very much on humanities but still has some useful points that relate to grad school

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    (E–pub READ) Graduate Study for the Twenty First Century How to Build an Academic Career in the Humanities REVIEW ´ AKUENTAJUI.CO Ï Gregory M. Colon Semenza Far useful than most books of this sort

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    Gregory M. Colon Semenza Ï 1 SUMMARY (E–pub READ) Graduate Study for the Twenty First Century How to Build an Academic Career in the Humanities There's a few tidbits of advice that are useful Other bits of advice are extremely outdated despite the book's title The rest feels like mean spirited hazing The younger generations of academics are trying to turn things around so you don't have to do things like work 90 hours a week or be considered a failure; this sort of nonse

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    (E–pub READ) Graduate Study for the Twenty First Century How to Build an Academic Career in the Humanities REVIEW ´ AKUENTAJUI.CO Ï Gregory M. Colon Semenza Gregory M. Colon Semenza Ï 1 SUMMARY This text has Twenty First Century in the title but Semenza's ideas and arguments often feel like they're being taken from the 80s There's some important information about the mechanics of grad school present in this text but if it's going to be touted as being for the twenty first century it needs to do work to catch up

  7. says: (E–pub READ) Graduate Study for the Twenty First Century How to Build an Academic Career in the Humanities

    READ & DOWNLOAD Graduate Study for the Twenty First Century How to Build an Academic Career in the Humanities Gregory M. Colon Semenza Ï 1 SUMMARY (E–pub READ) Graduate Study for the Twenty First Century How to Build an Academic Career in the Humanities Semenza's book is helpful in outlining the different aspects of grad school and the early stages of an academic career Additionally

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    REVIEW ´ AKUENTAJUI.CO Ï Gregory M. Colon Semenza Gregory M. Colon Semenza Ï 1 SUMMARY READ & DOWNLOAD Graduate Study for the Twenty First Century How to Build an Academic Career in the Humanities This is a great guidebook for the contemporary graduate student who is serious about a career in academia and most of the advice seems practical ethical and accessible for students at all stages of their graduate school car

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    (E–pub READ) Graduate Study for the Twenty First Century How to Build an Academic Career in the Humanities This book is very helpful Easy to read insightful and even inspirational Semenza does a great job of making the huge tasks read dis

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