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Infographic: Dossier and the Academic Job Market

Interfolio's Dossier | Topics in Higher Education

How can applicants on the academic job market make their search easier? Based on direct primary research Interfolio’s done into our Dossier users’ experiences seeking academic jobs, we’ve highlighted some of our key findings in an infographic, Dossier and the Academic Job Market.

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Ask a candidate: where to look for faculty jobs

Interfolio's Dossier | Topics in Higher Education

A former academic job seeker gives recommendations for five academic job boards online where scholars seeking faculty jobs should be looking.

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Ask a candidate: how to request a recommendation letter without being annoying

Interfolio's Dossier | Topics in Higher Education

Try not to procrastinate when it comes to one grad school task: asking faculty members for recommendation letters. These are the relationships you can’t afford to mess up.

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WEBINAR | Managing Faculty Reviews Online with Interfolio | September 28

Interfolio Review, Promotion & Tenure | Webinars

This month’s free webinar and Q&A focuses on managing the workload around highly structured academic reviews, and increasing the equity and transparency of these processes across the institution.

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WEBINAR | Tips and Tricks for Using Interfolio’s Dossier | Highlights and Selected Q&A

Interfolio's Dossier | Webinars

Highlights and answers to common questions asked during our recent free webinar on Interfolio’s free Dossier and Dossier Deliver for academic job seekers—collecting recommendation letters, sending deliveries, and more.

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Ask a candidate: how to put together your best possible faculty job application

Topics in Higher Education

The best faculty applications are self-assured and well-curated. Every assertion and bit of evidence contained therein should be part of your coherent argument, and the argument goes like this: I’m already putting my mark on my field. I’ll be a good colleague. I’m ready.

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Thinking in a “systems” way: faculty information at UCLA

Topics in Higher Education

Meg Buzzi is the former Project Director of Opus, UCLA’s faculty information system, and now Chief Strategy and Information Officer of the Geffen Academy at UCLA. She recently sat down with us to talk about faculty buy-in, change management in technology adoption, and what’s required of higher education in a data-driven future.

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WEBINAR | Haverford College + Interfolio: Getting Hiring Right | August 31

Interfolio Faculty Search | Webinars

This month, we’ve got another free webinar exploring faculty technology at liberal arts colleges: an overview of Interfolio Faculty Search for academic hiring, including a Q&A with special guest Georgia Davidis of Haverford College.

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Ask a candidate: a great dossier isn’t built in a day

Interfolio's Dossier | Topics in Higher Education

You might have entered grad school feeling like a professional in your field already. Or you may have come in with little idea of what you wanted to do at the end of your program. Either way, your eventual job market experience will be much easier if you start building your portfolio of application materials sooner, rather than later.

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WEBINAR | Dossier Packs: How career centers and departments can help students on the academic market

Interfolio's Dossier | Webinars

We’ve just put out a new free webinar explaining how career centers and academic graduate departments can help their students easily deliver confidential letters and application materials anywhere—and get a discount.

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