...helps graduate students negotiate the treacherous path to becoming successful academics....Professors should buy the book as gifts for their students, and department chairpersons should buy it for their beginning assistant professors.
Probably great for some. I bought it as a gift and my daughter has not got the time to read it. An audio version may have been better.Published 11 months ago by Mrs. Patricia L. Joiner
The content of this book is excellent and knowledge well understood by the author.
But the 1-star is for lack of appropriate Kindle set-up of this book: There is NO Table of... Read more
The book is absolutely wonderful. I would recommend this to anyone going into academia. However, the delivery process was a pain. Read morePublished on September 24, 2009 by Megan A. Smith
Well written book... important for student pursuing a PhD who wondered about things not usually spoken in an organised manner.Published on August 7, 2008 by Anuradha Mohan Kumar
The Complete Academic was exactly what I was looking for. It answered my questions regarding teaching as a profession, and how to get my foot in the door.Published on January 4, 2007 by G. Lantz