Archive for May, 2010

Q&A: Using Research

Q: As you embark on dissertation research, post-proposal and pre-writing, how do you organize your research so that its easily employable once you begin writing? A: Last week’s guest poster, Julia, suggested using Excel to organize dissertation research. How do you organize? Let us know in the comments.

Guest Post: Research Abroad

Today, we have another thoughtful guest blogger writing about the post-coursework experience. Julia, a 4th year student on a Fulbright in Paris this year, shares her tips for keeping dissertation research marching steadily along. I haven’t always dreamed of living in France.  I don’t throw throat into my “r”s when I’m pronouncing French words in […]

Mellon Curatorial Internship Opportunity at the Smart

This is a great opportunity for anyone interested in curatorial research. No prior museum experience is expected, but an interest in the history/histories of ‘objects’ and good research skills are. ___________________________________________________________________________ The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Curatorial Internship Smart Museum of Art, University of Chicago ___________________________________________________________________ The Smart Museum of Art, University of Chicago is […]