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Cape Breton – Part Deux

Friends, I have news. While the tenure track position in Cairo, Egypt and other opportunities in Squamish, Calgary, Toronto, and St. Louis, USA were certainly alluring for many reasons, I’ve decided to accept a one year extension to my contract at Cape Breton University. There’s more work to be done professionally and personally, and I’m … Continue reading


The Truth Behind that Job Advertisement

Hysterical and eerily relate-able. I just had to share. See the original blog post here by D. Alrdride (@daldridge). The truth behind that job advertisement for a lectureship/assistant professorship. Location: Somewhere you don’t want to live Salary: Nowhere near enough given the ridiculous number of qualifications you have Contract type: Full-time permanent* Interview Date: Don’t worry, you probably won’t … Continue reading