Category: Profession

Thoughts on academic culture, scholarly communication, and practice in the academe.

Hacking the Disciplinary Divide

During my recently completed search for a graduate program I discovered one word that all of the schools used to describe their programs: interdisciplinary. I was thrilled that so many programs that interested me encouraged study outside of the discipline; until it became clear that in many cases “interdisciplinary” was meant more as public relations… Read more »