I really enjoyed this week’s guest post, and had a great e-mail conversation with Dr. Karen about our different views of the world. I think it comes down to the fact that while her bad experience was centered around one particular campus culture, my bad experience was less limited: basically, empirical observation had led me
Dr. Karen Kelsky, my guest author today, not only left after getting tenure, she left after becoming the head of a department. And she’s even willing to admit that there’s some good in academia, but has no tolerance for delusion — which is why I asked her to post here. She’s also started a business,
There are some things even WoPro just can’t make up.
Interview with Associate-Professor-turned-life-coach Ann Daly.
Today’s guest post is from someone who left a tenure-track job despite having a family to worry about.