Advice for Young Scholars

The First Two Years: Getting Launched in the School of Arts and Sciences
I am the Faculty Leader of “The First Two Years: Getting Launched in the School of Arts and Sciences” which is a program for faculty new to Penn. The program consists of monthly workshops. It is sponsored by the Dean’s Office in the School of Arts and Sciences at the University of Pennsylvania.

The Gift of Obscurity: Advice for Emerging PhDs

What Can You Do with a Bachelor’s Degree in Sociology? Data Brief on Current Jobs (2008)

American Sociological Association Career Center

What Every Successful Person Can Learn From Creating a Failure-Filled Resume

4 Ways to Have More Fun as a Faculty Member

Talking About Failure Is Crucial for Growth. Here’s How to Do It Right

Ten Easy Ways to Engage Your Students, College Teaching

How to Overcome Impostor Syndrome


A Field Guide to Grad School: Uncovering the Hidden Curriculum

By: Jessica McCrory Calarco

Publisher: Princeton University Press

Publication Date: 2020


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By: Richard M. Bolles

Publisher: Ten Speed Press; Revised ed. edition

Publication Date: 2019