June 5, 2017
Staying afloat on the sea of solitude while navigating your dissertation
June 1, 2017
The Innovation Grants help doctoral programs develop and implement curricular changes designed to enrich students’ academic experiences, and prepare them for transformative roles inside and outside of academia.
May 22, 2017
The internship experiences are designed to help enrich students’ dissertations and prepare students for academic and nonacademic careers.
May 15, 2017
A PhD student reflects on lessons learned from a recent conversation with a former philosophy professor who left academia for a career as a data engineer.
May 8, 2017
Exploring these opportunities now can broaden and shape your academic trajectory in ways that might not be obvious until later, so don’t wait until you find a clear “fit” or pass some milestone before diving in.
April 24, 2017
Some things to look for and ask about when you are applying for nonacademic jobs to make sure the position is right for you.
April 17, 2017
Congratulations on your academic job offer! But before you accept, make sure you consider these questions and figure out if this job is actually a good fit.
April 3, 2017
Elizabeth Brake (Ph.D.’13 History) shares five insights from her own experience of building a network and starting a career in a region where she had few professional contacts.
March 28, 2017
Whatever your professional goals, try having two conversations a month with someone who is not an academic. Even if you don’t go on to a nonacademic career, you will not have wasted your time.
March 14, 2017
Three takeaways from our recent survey about the development needs of Duke doctoral students in the humanities and interpretive social sciences.