Finding and Focusing Your Dissertation Topic: Setting Out on Your Dissertation Journey
January 7, 2015
Finding a topic that you are passionate about will sustain you as you traverse the various obstacles that lie ahead on your dissertation journey.
The Dissertation Proposal: Putting the Pieces Together
February 4, 2015
Completing a proposal is like doing a jigsaw puzzle with 1000 pieces. Join Dr. Kat to learn how to put the pieces together.
The Review of Literature: Finding Your Way Out of the Literature Fog
March 11, 2015
In this webinar you will learn how to begin the literature review, organize your materials, decide when you've read enough, and synthesize the research.
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- VI. The Importance of Following Guidelines for Citing and Documenting Sources
Sep 29, 2013 by Dr Sally
In this blog you will learn the importance of citing correctly and following the documentation guidelines used in your discipline to establish your authority in the academic discourse.
- V. Presenting the Work of Others: When to Paraphrase and When to Quote
Sep 18, 2013 by Dr Sally
In this blog, you will learn when to quote directly from a source and when to paraphrase the quotation or idea.
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- Publishing Your Dissertation Research
January 22, 2015
This webinar will walk you through the process of getting your dissertation ready for publication—whether you decide on a book manuscript or articles for submission to journals.
- Writing a Journal Article: How to Move from Evidence to Argument
February 12, 2015
This webinar will address the fundamentals of crafting successful article submissions in the sciences and social sciences.
- I. Using APA Style in Academic Writing: Introduction
Dec 15, 2014 by Jeff Hume-Pratuch
This blog series addresses problems that authors often encounter with APA Style.
- IX. Hitting the Writer’s Jackpot: Flow States and Eureka Moments
Oct 29, 2014 by Amy Benson Brown
Though academic writing surely requires hard work. it also brings periods of deep satisfaction. How can you prepare your mind for "flow" states and "eureka" moments?
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Managing the Imposter Syndrome in Academia: How to Overcome Self-Doubt
January 29, 2015
Do you ever feel like an academic "imposter" or have negative thoughts about your capabilities? This webinar will help you rethink how you present yourself.
Academic Branding: Improving Your Visibility, Network, and Career Opportunities
February 25, 2015
Academic branding puts you in the driver's seat, allowing you to tell the story you want to tell about yourself, your scholarship, and your leadership.
Getting in Sync With Your Tenure Clock
February 19, 2015
How do you create peace of mind when working against the tenure clock? Learn strategies to create a tenure plan and rethink your relationship to your tenure process.
Developing an Academic Support Network
March 26, 2015
Have you found an academic team that will support you on your academic journey? Learn the importance of an academic support network and strategies to create one.
Designing Your Online Presence
April 23, 2015
This webinar will introduce you to the most popular online platforms and tools and help you decide which ones to use to promote yourself and your academic work.
An Introduction to Academic Blogging
May 14, 2015
Find out how to start your own academic blog to share your research-in-progress and develop your online academic presence.
Developing an Academic Professional Network on Twitter: Networking in 140 Characters or Less
June 11, 2015
Twitter can be a powerful professional networking tool for academics. Learn how you can use Twitter to your professional advantage.
- IV. An Academic, Job Searching: Learning to Read the Job Ad and Write the Alt-Ac Cover Letter
Dec 18, 2014 by Lee Skallerup Bessette
One of the things I've been struggling with during my transition into an alt-ac career is how to read a job ad and write an appropriate cover letter in response.
- III. An Academic, Job Searching: Transitioning From Instructor To My Own Brand
Dec 11, 2014 by Lee Skallerup Bessette
Through the branding process, I began to identify as an educator. As part of being a passionate educator, what strengths did I have to offer?