Putting your best foot forward: Applying for a faculty position

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One of the most attractive career opportunities for a fresh Ph.D. is to become a faculty member, which affords both the freedom of working on what you love and the security of tenure. It has often been called a ?dream job? since your only boss is you. This article provides some guidance to Ph.D. students and post-docs who are exploring faculty positions at U.S. research universities.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article number6512757
Pages (from-to)22-25
Number of pages4
JournalIEEE Potentials
Issue number3
StatePublished - 2013

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Education
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Strategy and Management


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