Advice, Tools, General Resources

I’ve only just begun developing this site, and will continue aggregating resources on a regular basis. Do check back!


Don’t Be Afraid of Going to Graduate School In the Humanities

Ph.D. students rethink the tenure track, scope out non-academic jobs.

Getting to the Malleable PhD Resource Sheet

The Malleable Ph.D. Mini-Conference

Jobs on Toast: How to Get a Job After Your Ph.D. Chris Humphries

How to Leave Academia

CV to Resume Resources Lee Skallerup

Where are all the PhDs?

Resources for an Expansive Job Search: Humanities & Social Sciences Anne Whisnant

What’s Your Favorite Resource? Josh Boldt


Versatile PhD Meet-Up

PhDs at Work


AHA Mellon Career Diversity Conference at UNM

Beyond Academe   Lexi Lord

Digital Tools for Historians


Upcoming Alt-Ac Events

These upcoming events will introduce you to the varied PhDs and pressing issues of alt-ac:

Chicago VPhD Meet-Up:
March 21 (SAT) 2:30-4:30
Edgewater Public Library, 1210 W Elmdale Ave (around 6000 N Broadway), about a block and a half from the Thorndale El stop (Red Line). 2nd Floor large meeting room, across from the Teen Lounge.

Career Diversity Conference at UNM:

Yes, it’s in New Mexico, but the panels and speakers will give you a sense of issues and techniques in the field.