Surviving Your Academic Job Hunt: Advice for Humanities Ph.D.S

Author: Kathryn Hume
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Category: Encyclopaedias & Reference Works, Teaching Staff, Teaching Staff, Higher & Further Education, Tertiary Education, Higher & Further Education, Tertiary Education, Science: General Issues, Advice On Careers & Achieving Success
Book Format: Paperback

This candid book dispenses essential advice for academic job hunters and gives them the skills and knowledge to land a job in the humanities. Fully revised and updated, this book offers a comprehensive look at the do's and don'ts of the application and interview process and provides indispensable tips and a variety of practical tools.

Kathryn Hume

Table Of Contents

How to Plan Your Job Hunt: Timeline and Documents

Conference Interviews

Campus Interviews and Negotiating Terms

The Economics of Being an Assistant Professor

The Politics of Being an Assistant Professor

Epilogue for Placement Officers

About K. Hume
KATHRYN HUME Edwin Erle Sparks Professor of English, Pennsylvania State University, USA. She is the author of Fantasy and Mimesis: Responses to Reality in Western Literature, Pynchon's Mythography: An Approach to Gravity's Rainbow, Calvino's Fictions: Cogito and Cosmos, and American Dream, American Nightmare: Fiction Since 1960.


SKU BK-9780230109469
Barcode # 9780230109469
Brand Palgrave Macmillan
Artist / Author Kathryn Hume
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