November 12, 2018
Which texts (beyond The Professor Is In) and people should you consult when you are preparing your academic job search materials?
November 6, 2018
Working on an exhibit about Durham in World War I helped one VH@Duke intern hone her skills for disseminating history to a broader audience.
October 30, 2018
A Ph.D. candidate in Romance Studies shares what he encountered during his Versatile Humanists at Duke Internship in Bologna.
October 23, 2018
In which we discuss sausage, spaghetti, and (most importantly) how to articulate your emerging scholarly identity.
October 16, 2018
A recent Duke musicology Ph.D. shares insights from a Summer Doctoral Academy workshop on teaching with archival material.
October 1, 2018
Does the thought of networking at the next academic conference give you sweaty palms? Here are 8 tips that might help.
September 24, 2018
Scott Muir (Ph.D. ’18 Religion) reflects on the rewards and challenges of an unexpected postdoctoral stint as a researcher for the National Humanities Alliance.
September 10, 2018
What do Duke humanities Ph.D.s who don’t pursue academic jobs end up doing? Who are they and can I speak with some?
August 27, 2018
Now that orientation week is over, what should PhD students in the humanities prioritize between now and December?
August 20, 2018
Before you get engrossed in your doctoral pursuits, take stock of why you are doing this and what really matters to you.