Success in Graduate School
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
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 http://graduate.louisville.edu/mentorhandbook.htm
How to get the mentoring you want
Career Network from the Chronicle of Higher Education
Getting an academic job
Interviewing for academic jobs http://www.cpp.umich.edu/…../acadintv.htm
Tips for academic interviewing, dual career situations
Academic job search information http://gradschool.about.com/cs/publishing/index.htm
Preparing a teaching portfolio
UF teaching resources http://www.ucet.ufl.edu/FacOrient/evaluation.htm
Publishing advice http://gradschool.about.com/cs/publishing/index.htm
Writing a vita http://psych.hanover.edu/handbook/vita2.html
Methods and stats courses at UF http://www.clas.ufl.edu/users/martinez/ssmethods.htm