Humanities Careers

Becoming an Administrator

Becoming an Administrator

“My advice to grad students and “doctorants” (as the French say) is that they should gain as much experience in other aspects of the university while finding ways to use their passions and talents beyond the classroom walls. In other words, diversify.”

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Never Write for Free

Never Write for Free

By Katie Rose Guest Pryal

“Your job, starting today, is to value what you’re worth. What you’re really worth. You need to do some research. (You know how to do research? I bet you know how to do research.)”

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From Social Justice to the PhD and Back Again

From Social Justice to the PhD and Back Again

By Eliza Bateman

“Social justice organizations want smart people who can work independently on long projects,” writes lawyer and PhD candidate Eliza Bateman. “People with transferable skill sets. People who can bring together a team of specialists and lead them. People who are flexible and creative, and, most of all, people who already have these skills when they arrive.”

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