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Getting an Academic Job

Getting an Academic Job
Strategies for Success

Volume: 17

October 1996 | 119 pages | SAGE Publications, Inc
You have almost finished graduate school and you are wondering . . . How do I get that first academic job? Authors Jennie Jacobs Kronenfeld and Marcia Lynn Whicker lead their readers through the basics: Are your sights set too high or not high enough? Are you prepared for the campus interview? Have you shown your seriousness about your career through your publications? These questions and many more are thoroughly covered in Getting An Academic Job, a brief yet practical guide to successfully entering the academic job market. Getting An Academic Job provides examples from a multitude of disciplines and academic settings and will be an essential guide to any graduate student.

The Nature of Job Searches
Searching for a Job
The Job Interview
Landing the Right Job
Special Considerations
Dual Career Couples, Senior Positions and Non-Academic Jobs

The DOs and DON'Ts of Job Searching

Select a Purchasing Option

ISBN: 9780803970151