Advice for undergraduate and Master's students
Will a professor write you a letter of recommendation? My answer: Writing student recommendations comes with the faculty job, and I usually write if asked.
UChicago students I occasionally hire part-time research assistants. If you are looking for work, please email me with a CV and transcript. Please also describe
A third of student emails make me cringe. Not from scorn (well, maybe a little scorn) but mainly sympathy. Distressing sympathy. Here are 12 pieces
It’s that time of year. Kids are starting college. Near graduates, terrified by the job market, are wondering whether they can just stay on for
Well placed angst from a current development MA: I question the international development system, and perhaps, academia’s role in perpetrating that system. We are trained
Tuesday I advertised a new research position with me, on a field experiment in Liberia. One reader asks a very good question: I have a vague recollection of
Time for a little general advice (if only to avoid writing the same inadequate e-mails over and over again). Several aspiring graduate students have written