Tag Archives: Advisors

  1. Cautionary Tale # 6

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    April 2, 2013 by badacademic2

    More of a note to myself…. Though it is true that your advisor acts like they are on crack, when someone …
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  2. Class in Academia

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    December 24, 2012 by badacademic2

    I saw this link on facebook from a few different friends and academic bloggers. It’s hard to summarize so go read …
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  3. Submitting to a Journal, secretly

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    October 30, 2012 by badacademic2

    In the process of preparing to submit a manuscript, secretly, for various reasons….namely because my department is crazy. I realized …
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  4. Patronizing “advice”

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    October 16, 2012 by badacademic2

    This recent article in the Chronicle of Higher Ed left me feeling icky. It was just so patronizing. It was filled …
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  5. Devaluing Higher Ed

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    October 7, 2012 by badacademic2

    There is a lot of talk right now about MOOCs — “free” online college classes with no required reading, no …
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  6. Grad Student or Grad Employee?

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    August 27, 2012 by badacademic2

    I mentioned in my previous post that Disability Offices are used to dealing with undergrads. Faced with grad students, they …
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  7. Cautionary Tale #3

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    August 27, 2012 by badacademic2

    Or yet another reason not to change your advisor: Your former advisor will act like a betrayed lover — ignore …
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