Applying for Academic jobs – avoid the basic mistakes

If you’re currently on the job hunt, you may find a recent Inside Higher Ed blog post useful in helping you to avoid the annoying mistakes that make appointment committees disregard your application before they even read it properly. While the tips aren’t ‘quick’ fixes (tailoring your covering letter to each job that you apply for isn’t something that will make your applications quicker), they will help you to avoid falling at the first hurdle.

Read the full post at: http://www.insidehighered.com/advice/2011/12/12/essay-mistakes-avoid-when-applying-academic-jobs

 

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