Navigating a multi-prong career search can be tricky. I have been strategically applying to both academic, tenure-track, and non-academic jobs since August 2018. Trying to time out the process is [...]
It’s that time of year again: time for New Year’s resolutions! It feels like just yesterday when I resolved to get out and try new things; say “Yes” to new opportunities in order to discover my [...]
As I write this month’s post, I am eagerly en route to The Maasai Mara National Reserve. This natural game reserve at the south-western end of Kenya is contiguous with the Serengeti in Tanzania, [...]
I saw a nice post recently stating the words “Be human first, scientist second.” I really like this idea, and it is such a great lesson that we forget in the ever-competitive nature of academia [...]
- Examining the true meaning of mentoring and how to mentor the mentors (opinion) | Educational Blog[…] often want to be good mentors but s...
In my last post, I mentioned I would talk about exploring available career paths that may interest you based on your personal skills and values. An important thing to mention up front is that I [...]
How do you show someone your worth? How do you convince them that you have what it takes to succeed? How do you find worth in yourself and convince yourself you can succeed? Tell and re-tell your [...]