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Learning from an informational interview: how does a PhD enter the non-profit world?

Scholar at Large | Topics in Higher Education

This post is the most recent exploration of how a PhD can explore the non-profit job market, while staying in touch with the traditional tenure-track.

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Approaching the job search while employed: sometimes tenure-track isn’t enough

Ask a Candidate | Topics in Higher Education

This post explores how to approach the academic job market if your current employment just isn’t working. Sometimes tenure-track isn’t enough.

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Preparing for your first teaching job

The Smart Scholar | Topics in Higher Education

In this post, Dr. Goings provides perspective on how to prepare for teaching your first course, including insights from several of his colleagues.

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Three steps to stay in touch with the alternative academic job market

Scholar at Large | Topics in Higher Education

In this recent post, an academic on the job market examines the alternative academic job market with regards to her traditional path in academia.

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Exploring two common challenges scholars face in the field of education

The Smart Scholar | Topics in Higher Education

As with any discipline, scholars in the field of education will face challenges on the job market. This post examines two common challenges and how to approach them.

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Interview: What Millikin University’s Provost Likes About Interfolio

Interfolio Faculty Search

In 2013, Millikin adopted Interfolio’s Faculty Search platform, then decided to build a homegrown system due to internal budget constraints—and then went back to Interfolio.

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Best practices for your Dossier: contacts, archiving, collections, and sharing

Topics in Higher Education | Interfolio's Dossier

This post continues our deep dive into our Dossier product, teasing out and sharing the best practices from our Scholar Services team. In it we address collections, contacts, archiving, and sharing.

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A few places to look for (and find) teaching inspiration

Ask a Candidate | Topics in Higher Education

This post continues our series by a onetime academic job seeker, now academic-at-large, on searching for (and finding) teaching inspiration.

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Webinar highlights: The University of Florida’s Faculty 500 and Interfolio Faculty Search

Webinars | Interfolio Faculty Search

Two leaders from UF’s Human Resources office joined us recently for a webinar addressing UF’s distinctive faculty hiring strategies and about the role Interfolio will play.

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Webinar highlights: Florida A&M University – Lessons on Digitizing Faculty Promotion & Tenure

Webinars | Interfolio Review, Promotion & Tenure

We spoke with Dr. Genyne Boston, Associate Provost for Faculty Affairs and Faculty Development at Florida Agricultural & Mechanical University (FAMU), about the institution’s use of Interfolio to manage promotion and tenure at the University.

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