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The Benefits of Faculty e-Portfolios — Implications for FACULTY180

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Content originally published on data180.com. Learn more about Interfolio’s acquisition of Data180 here. When Karen Hoelscher, professor of education at Western Washington University, decided to create an electronic portfolio to support a recent post-tenure review, she knew that she didn’t have all of the technology skills necessary to complete such a project. So she turned to […]

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Is It Time To Revamp Faculty Academic Portfolios?

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Content originally published on data180.com. Learn more about Interfolio’s acquisition of Data180 here. We ran across a topic from 2008 that still has relevance today for higher education.  The discussion centered around the idea that institutions in higher education need to implement new and standardized academic portfolios to evaluate faculty performance.  This was the conclusion reached […]

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Fulfillment + Customer Support= Scholar Services!

Interfolio's Dossier | Company news

When you think of mergers, what do you think of? You probably imagine two huge establishments making agreements over millions of dollars. The merge between the Fulfillment and Customer Support departments at Interfolio is slightly different. In my current role, I’m a Scholar Advocate. Before the merge I worked as part of the Fulfillment team […]

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New Feature: Auto-Attach Letters of Recommendation

Interfolio's Dossier | Interfolio Faculty Search | Releases

If you’ve submitted an application through Interfolio’s ByCommittee—that is, you’ve sent materials to an institution receiving applications through Interfolio, rather than another system for job postings—you probably noticed that there are quite a few steps involved in attaching your recommendation letters to your application. Maybe more steps than you first realized. Prior to today, a […]

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Email Deliveries and Their Discontents, Part II: A Solution

Interfolio's Dossier | Interfolio Faculty Search

Before the New Year, we published Part I of this series, an effort to make Interfolio’s role in the job application process more transparent. That post explained how we track application deliveries and the steps we’re taking to prevent spam filters from causing delivery issues. If you represent an institution that has experienced spam issues […]

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Email Deliveries and Their Discontents, Part I

Interfolio's Dossier | Interfolio Faculty Search

Transparency is in short supply when you’re on the academic job market. This series is part of our effort to make the application process more transparent for candidates. In this post, based on conversations with users and recent chatter on Twitter, we’d like to clarify how our email application deliveries work, explain how these deliveries […]

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Pricing Change

Interfolio's Dossier

After holding steady for five years, we are making a few changes to our delivery pricing structure. No one likes to hear about pricing changes, and we certainly don’t like talking about them. Unfortunately, while we haven’t changed since 2008, just about everything else has changed. Effective August 26th, 2013, a few of our delivery […]

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Online Application Deliveries: If Only We Had the ‘Easy’ Button

Interfolio's Dossier

We want your Interfolio Dossier account to be a happy place, where you can manage everything in one, convenient place. Unfortunately, external factors sometimes conspire against us, and the rise of a seemingly countless variety of different online application systems in recent years has presented a particularly vexing problem. In many ways, online applications make […]

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Affiliation, we hardly knew ye

Interfolio's Dossier

We’re excited to be pushing out new versions of our Dossier and Letter Writer accounts on Sunday, June 9th. Based on a combination of our own research and direct user feedback, both products will be revamped to ensure a better, more streamlined user experience for each audience. All existing functionality that users already love about […]

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Sneak Preview of Our New Letter Writer Interface

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There have been a lot of exciting changes at Interfolio in the past few months, all in the service of our commitment to providing you with an easy way to submit confidential letters of recommendation for your students and colleagues. We know one of your favorite features of Letter Writer is the cost (FREE) and […]

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