This is a question I get asked a lot. Whether it is for hiring, tenure, or a research grant, researchers seem unsure of the value of conference papers. It's all about impact Conference presentations feel like they have more impact than other forms of dissemination. There are real people in the … [Read more...] about Do Conference Papers Count?
Recently, I received this query: Hi Jo, I've been trying to publish my dissertation for a while now since completing it 7 years ago. The manuscript has been rejected twice and reviewers have noted that the data is too dated. My question is should I keep trying or just let it go? I am applying for … [Read more...] about From my Inbox: does it matter for tenure whether you’ve published from the PhD
Sorry I've been absent for a while. I was busy but that's no excuse. Sometimes there are things you want to write about that are really hard to articulate. I've been engaging in some important topics on Twitter (which is never more than scratching the surface) that I want to write about in more … [Read more...] about Writing about difficult topics