November 12, 2019
Sustained, deep intellectual work can be rough on your body and spirit. A few ideas to counteract “brain in a bottle” syndrome.
October 28, 2019
PhD student Alex Strecker knew he wanted a summer internship in Greece, but didn’t anticipate where else that experience would lead.
October 15, 2019
The group coaching format provides powerful tools with which to confront the issue of grad student overwhelm.
September 30, 2019
Not every humanities PhD candidate aspires to be a tenure-track professor. What’s the way forward for these students?
September 16, 2019
Are there things you’re not letting yourself do or have until you finish the PhD?
August 16, 2019
The big picture job application is less about writing to rules or processes and more about writing towards a desired outcome.
August 1, 2019
This fall marks three years since I first started advising doctoral students at Duke. What have I learned?
May 28, 2019
We don’t talk about salary enough when discussing post-graduate school careers. Here are a few things to consider.
May 3, 2019
How do you deal with the psychological toll of constant waiting and worrying over how “things will turn out”?
April 23, 2019
The History Department is revamping its pedagogy training for Ph.D. students around the idea that teaching is translation.