How to Apply for a Dean Position (A Guest Post in the form of an interview)

The writer of this post is dean at a public liberal-arts-and-science college in the Midwest. S/he has spent a career in public higher education at comprehensive and baccalaureate campuses in a number of instructional and administrative roles. Karen:  Sketch for … Continue reading

Skype Intervention Services

One on One. Face to Face. ~~~~~~ Like you, we have faced the gauntlet of stressful academic social interactions: the preparation insecurity of the Skype interview; the performance anxiety of the campus visit; the abject terror of the conference hotel lobby; … Continue reading

Here’s What Goes in Your Tenure Portfolio–A Special Request Post

(Thursday Post Category—Here’s How You Get Tenure) This is a Special Request Post for Joan.  She wishes to know how to create a tenure portfolio. While every tenure process differs slightly by campus, and you should confirm all expectations with … Continue reading

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“I think this is the final revision of our last document? What a journey. I was just comparing the docs we’ve worked on to the ones I submitted last year. The difference is stunning. Thank you a thousand times for … Continue reading

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WELCOME!  THE PROFESSOR IS HAPPY TO SEE YOU. UPDATES: #BLACKLIVESMATTER FOR THE PAST SEVERAL YEARS OUR PUBLICLY POSTED COMPANY MISSION HAS BEEN TO SUPPORT BLACK AND INDIGENOUS WOMEN  IN THE ACADEMY. IN THE CURRENT CRISIS WE ARE TURNING OVER BLOG … Continue reading

Personal Trauma and Black Linked Fate on the Tenure Track – #BLM Guest Post

[We continue to solicit #BLM guest posts. We pay $150 for accepted posts. 1000 words ballpark; profanity welcome. Art/poetry welcome. Please see the wondrous #BLM content already published here. Please send a draft or query/pitch to Karen at gettenure@gmail.com] Dr. … Continue reading