Top Tips from Humananities Professionals for Humanities Professionals Survey Results
Forging a Rewarding Career in the Humanities: Advice for Academics
Place of Publication
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
This article presents the responses to 12 interview questions answered by teacher-scholars in the fields of history, philosophy, religion, English, classics, and the modern languages. The teacher-scholars give “top tips” on making the transition from graduate school to the career, establishing routine for the classroom, initiating and following through on a research agenda, finding rewarding work outside of the Academy, navigating the tenure and promotion process, understanding institutional governance structures, and working through mid-career slumps.
graduate students, humanities
Ellen Mayock and Karla P. Zepeda (2014).
Top Tips from Humananities Professionals for Humanities Professionals Survey Results. Forging a Rewarding Career in the Humanities: Advice for Academics. 87-110. Rotterdam, The Netherlands: Sense Publishers.