0 Replies Latest reply on Jun 1, 2010 9:32 AM by Corrie Kuniyoshi

    And Gladly Teach

    Corrie Kuniyoshi

      Have you heard about this book? It is available free online at http://portal.acs.org/portal/PublicWebSite/education/students/graduate/gettingre ady/academiccareers/CTP_005004


      And Gladly Teach: A Resource Book for Chemists Considering Academic Careers


      Among the specific topics included in the second edition of this 81-page book are:


      • The nature of an academic position in various types of institutions
      • Preparations to make while still in graduate school
      • Choosing between a postdoctoral position and a temporary teaching job
      • Preparing a curriculum vitae, research proposal, and statement of teaching philosophy
      • Campus visits for job interviews
      • Weighing competing job offers
      • Balancing time demands in working toward tenure



      For more information contact GradEd@acs.org