There is a wealth of career-related information and advice available today, both specifically targeting aspiring academics and more general. We have collected some of the resources that we have found useful in the program - however a little more exploration will doubtless yield far more results. Good luck!

General advice for Early-Career Academics


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  • Devora, Z., (2010). Networking for People who Hate Networking: A Field Guide for Introverts, the Overwhelmed, and the Underconnected. San Francisco, CA : Berrett-Koehler Publishing.
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  • Lowndes, L., (2003). How to Talk to Anyone: 92 Little Tricks for Big Success in Relationships. McGraw-Hill.


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