Planning on going on the academic job market this year? In this article from The Chronicle of Higher Education, Julie M. Vick (from Career Services at the University of Pennsylvania) and Jennifer S. Furlong (at Columbia University's Center for Career Education) give tips and strategies for the academic job hunt during tough times

Introduction to the article: "All my life I planned to be a professor. Now...the economy is falling apart. [Those] who are on the job market tell stories of interviews being canceled and jobs being frozen. These are very smart and talented people. My professors are adamant that I am doing significant work and have many contributions to make, but I fear I'll never be able to make them if there are no jobs. What should I do?"

View the full article, "On the Market in a Recession"