New Faculty and Tenure Track

New Faculty and Tenure Track Stage

Now that you’ve secured an academic job, what are the next steps to tenure? The resources here will provide information for faculty on teaching advice, publishing tips, and tips about working in academia and building up your tenure review portfolio.

For more advice read our academic career guide Scaling the Ivory Tower. In addition, we have the mentoring resource pageadvice from IHS faculty, and a page highlighting what IHS can do for you.

 

Teaching

Managing Classical liberal ideas:
Need Funding to Engage Your Students in the Principles of Liberty,
Steve Horwitz: Teaching is Crucial for the Liberty Movement
Steve Horwitz: Teaching and Liberty
Yes, You Can Teach about Liberty
Liberty in the Classroom: Real World Example with Dr. Isaac DiIanni

Public Persona:
Personal tweets make professors more “credible”?
Writing for the Media as Academics,

Teaching Advice:
Innovative Teaching Techniques with Peter Jaworski
Nikolai Wenzel: Teaching and Careercraft

On Being an Effective Teacher: an interview with Dr. Steve Horwitz
Internet Tools for the Classroom with Peter Jaworski
Consider the Student: Lessons from Art of Teaching Workshop
Rethinking Course Design: Lessons Learned from Liberty and the Art of Teaching
Teaching Advice: Teaching to the Situation
Team Teaching: The Advantages of Teaching a Course with Other Professors
How to Challenge Students Who Agree With You
Liberty and the Art of Teaching Workshop
IHS Liberty and the Art of Teaching Roundup
Dirk Mateer: Using Media, Games, and Activities in the Classroom
Want to Get Better? Showcase Your Weaknesses
Steve Horwitz: Why You Should Be An Interdisciplinary Teacher
Bibliography of Teaching Resources

Class Policies:
How to Deal with Grade Grubbers an Instructional Essay
How to Deal with Unprepared Students
Faculty Debate: Should Professors Allow Laptops in Class
Dealing with Challenging Situations Involving Students in the Classroom
What to Do with Wikipedia?
Faculty Debate: Should Professors Allow Laptops In Class? Pt 1

Teaching industry:
Forecast: More Adjuncts
Digital Repositories Create Online Legacy for Scholars
Dirk Mateer: Teaching as a Career
Turnitin: Crutch? Or Valuable Tool?
Converting A Tenure – Track Job into a Tenured Job
Aplia: Another Secret Weapon for Instructors
What Are They Saying About Online Education?
Political Bias in Academia
Two Views on Technology’s Role in Education

Specific advice for Economics faculty:
Teaching Austrian Economics to Graduate Students
Joab Corey: Making it Pop, a Game for the Econ Classroom
Teaching Economics With Pencils and Toasters
Teaching Comparative Advantage, circa 2004
The History of Economic Thought: A Vast Resource

Personal tweets make professors more “credible”?
Writing for the Media as Academics
The Impact of Digital Media on the Academic Community
Digital Repositories Create Online Legacy for Scholars
Innovative Teaching Techniques with Peter Jaworski
Nikolai Wenzel: Teaching and Careercraft
On Being an Effective Teacher: an interview with Dr. Steve Horwitz
How to Deal with Grade Grubbers an Instructional Essay
Internet Tools for the Classroom with Peter Jaworski
Forecast: More Adjuncts
How to Deal with Unprepared Students
Need Funding to Engage Your Students in the Principles of Liberty
Consider the Student: Lessons from Art of Teaching Workshop
Rethinking Course Design: Lessons Learned from Liberty and the Art of Teaching
Faculty Debate: Should Professors Allow Laptops in Class
Teaching Austrian Economics to Graduate Students
Teaching Advice: Teaching to the Situation
Team Teaching: The Advantages of Teaching a Course with Other Professors
How to Challenge Students Who Agree With You
Dealing with Challenging Situations Involving Students in the Classroom
Dirk Mateer: Teaching as a Career
Turnitin: Crutch? Or Valuable Tool?
Converting A Tenure – Track Job into a Tenured Job

Publishing/Writing

Publishing Schedule as a New Faculty Member
Encourage Your Undergraduate Students to Publish
Tyler Cowen on Academic Publishing
Using Google Scholar To Your Advantage
Google Scholar Opens Up Its Citations
Lots of Advice on Writing Well and Often
Podcast: Advice on Publishing Your Work from Dr. Mike Munger
Carden and Coyne on Academic Publishing
Should Junior Faculty Blog?
Writing Op-Eds as an Academic
Podcast: Writing for the Media as an Academic
What Should You Do With a Paper After It’s Been Published?
Get it Published
Find the Right Journal for Your Paper
Bad Titles Hurt Good Papers
What to Do with Your Rejected Paper
So They Rejected Your Paper
Should I Publish in a Mainstream or Classical Liberal Journal
Glenn Reynolds on e-Publishing

Networking

Personal tweets make professors more “credible”?
Dr. Nigel Ashford – On Networking #1
Dr. Nigel Ashford – On Networking #2
Dr. Nigel Ashford – On Networking #3
Dr. Nigel Ashford – On Networking #4
Dr. Nigel Ashford – On Networking #5
Using Social Media to your Advantage as an Academic
Nigel’s Networking NotesOnline Presence for Academics: What do I need for a website? Should I blog?
Online Presence for Academics: How to setup a WordPress site
How to Be a Great Conference Participant: Essay
Facebook for Academics Only
Podcast: Making Media Appearances As an Academic
Does blogging help one’s professional reputation as an economist?
Should junior faculty blog?
Tutorial: The Basics of Creating a Google Website
Same Name: Showing up on Google
Digital Portfolio or Website?: Online Presence and Signalling
“So, What Do You Work On?”: The Academic Elevator Pitch
Two Things to Consider When Developing an E-Portfolio
Creating a Strong Online Presence as an Academic, Part 2: Control Your Brand
What Kind of Website Do You Need?
Lunch Is An Opportunity
Productive Hanging Out
Dr. Steve Davies on Selling Yourself
Web Presence for Academics: Branding Yourself

Applying

What Should You Include On Your CV
Everything You Need to Know about Academia from Admissions to Tenure

Interview

Podcast: Writing for the Media as an Academic
What Should You Include On Your CV

Funding

Need Funding to Engage Your Students in the Principles of Liberty
The Art of Writing Proposals

 

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