Susan Basalla received her PhD from Princeton University and has worked for the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, America Online, and the Art & Science Group, LLC. Currently she is a principal at Storbeck / Pimentel & Associates, LP.
Maggie Debelius, who received her PhD from Princeton University, directs the Writing Center at Georgetown University, where she also teaches in the English Department.
Great book about how to face the transition from academia to the private sector. This book really opens your mind about alternative careers.Published 3 months ago by Patricia
I recommend this book to anyone in academia who is disillusioned and considering a career elsewhere. Read morePublished 7 months ago by JP
I've read this book twice now (in two different years) and I've found it very reassuring. The authors break down the post-academic job search into manageable steps. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Dan C
Nothing ground-breaking here, but an encouraging read nonetheless. I read this after a friend recommended it... I have nothing more to say.Published 9 months ago by Jaclyn
Leaving the academe is one of the hardest things for a professor to do. I resigned from my posting as an assistant professor for personal reasons and started the job search for... Read morePublished 14 months ago by Travis
This book provides some thoughtful pointers and examples, is written in a very clear style, and is generally applicable to any field. Read morePublished 14 months ago by Suzanne
This book is a must-read for anyone with an advanced degree who is considering a non-academic career path. Read morePublished 15 months ago by Jeeves
Great read with very useful, specific advice. A must for PhDs in any field thinking of leaving the Ivory Tower.Published 15 months ago by Etre Etant
The book is deceiving because the title suggests the authors are going to tell me what other jobs I can find outside academia but they don't. Read morePublished 16 months ago by Azul