Category Archives: Postgraduate

Supervision: Navigating uncharted waters

Almost 10 years today I was about to start work post-PhD at the University of Auckland as a new Lecturer in Practical Theology in the School of Theology. At that point, I’d done quite a bit of adjunct lecturing and … Continue reading

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Higher Education links – cleaning out the Bookmark bar

Clearing out a bunch of things that has been sitting in the Bookmarks bar of my web browser. Here’s a bunch of links to some interesting higher education posts I saved during the last 6 months. Videoing lectures ‘has no … Continue reading

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How to Read A Book

Useful to improving the number of books you can read, as well as what you get out of them. Source: How to Read A Book

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Theses on Professionalization – The Religious Studies Project

Some sage advice for graduate students (and those preparing them) on moving into the academic profession. See Russell McCutcheon: Theses on Professionalization – The Religious Studies Project

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On dissertations and books

Some helpful advice on academic publishing for new academics. From Dissertation to Book – Manage Your Career – The Chronicle of Higher Education It’s a Dissertation, Not a Book – Advice – The Chronicle of Higher Education

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Foveran Scholarships

New scholarship at the University of Auckland for postgraduate study in Theology. Foveran Scholarships Value of Award: up to $20,000 No. of awards: Varies Tenure:1 year The Scholarships were established in 2009 and are funded by a retired University of … Continue reading

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More on bibliography software

Tim’s recent post SansBlogue: Referencing for the financially challenged generated a few comments, so he’s followed it up with SansBlogue: Zotero is brilliant, and integrates nicely which includes some movies of how Zotero works in practice. I have Zotero installed … Continue reading

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