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Reflections on Academic Lives

Identities, Struggles, and Triumphs in Graduate School and Beyond

  • Staci M. Zavattaro
  • Shannon K. Orr

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxii
  2. Staci M. Zavattaro, Shannon K. Orr
    Pages 1-3
  3. Staci M. Zavattaro, Shannon K. Orr
    Pages 5-25
  4. Staci M. Zavattaro, Shannon K. Orr
    Pages 27-71
  5. Staci M. Zavattaro, Shannon K. Orr
    Pages 73-93
  6. Staci M. Zavattaro, Shannon K. Orr
    Pages 95-120
  7. Staci M. Zavattaro, Shannon K. Orr
    Pages 121-160
  8. Staci M. Zavattaro, Shannon K. Orr
    Pages 161-219
  9. Staci M. Zavattaro, Shannon K. Orr
    Pages 221-222
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 223-235

About this book

Introduction

This book brings together reflections from seventy academics – everyone from doctoral students to a retired provost – who share their lived experiences in graduate school and beyond. Career seekers, adjunct professors, those in or considering graduate school, and tenure-track professors alike will find truths revealed through these shared experiences of struggle, triumph, loss and hope. 

Keywords

Graduate school academic help academia tenure dissertation tenure-track job search adjunct

Editors and affiliations

  • Staci M. Zavattaro
    • 1
  • Shannon K. Orr
    • 2
  1. 1.School of Public AdministrationUniversity of Central FloridaOrlandoUSA
  2. 2.Political ScienceBowling Green State UniversityBowling GreenUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/978-1-137-60009-7
  • Copyright Information The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s) 2017
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, New York
  • eBook Packages Education
  • Print ISBN 978-1-137-60008-0
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-60009-7
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