Tag Archives: Problems

  1. Things I wonder about this PostSecret Postcard

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    April 15, 2013 by badacademic2

        Was this an asshole professor? Or adjunct fed up with academia? What did this TA do that was …
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  2. 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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  3. Patronizing “advice”

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    October 16, 2012 by badacademic2

    This┬árecent article in the Chronicle of Higher Ed left me feeling icky. It was just so patronizing. It was filled …
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  4. Access in the Academy

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    October 7, 2012 by badacademic2

    The notion makes me laugh, because I have rarely encountered it. Well, I did as an undergrad. That’s what gave …
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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. Trying to get a part-job

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    September 2, 2012 by badacademic2

    In looking for blogs that deal with disability and academia, I came across this post. The poster asked if having …
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  7. Cautionary Tale #4

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    August 31, 2012 by badacademic2

    You should try not to piss off the people in power. This is often impossible, especially if you are a …
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