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Success in Graduate School


Success in Graduate School

Graduate resources

Networking on the network: A guide to professional skills for PhD students.

Adviser, teacher, role model, friend. On being a mentor to students in science and engineering.

Several interesting articles about graduate school, including burnout, emotional difficulties, advisor-student relation, and reflections on success

ETS collection of reports on the predictors of success in graduate school, the selection of appropriate performance outcomes, etc.

Characteristics of “graduate school superstars” Practical suggestions.

Noncognitive predictors of success among international students…./Sedlacek/187.htm

Procrastination, perfectionism and motivation

Some funny articles and useful advice on graduate school, research, advisors, etc.

Seven steps to success in grad school

Women in science

Graduate school survival guide

Tips for advisors and students

How to get the mentoring you want…../contents.html

Career Network from the Chronicle of Higher Education

Getting an academic job

Interviewing for academic jobs…../acadintv.htm

Tips for academic interviewing, dual career situations…../job-search/job.html

Academic job search information

Preparing a teaching portfolio

UF teaching resources

Grant writing

Funding sources

Publishing advice


Writing a vita

Methods and stats courses at UF