Academics strive for truth. advancing their field of study, or connecting previously separate fields to come up with new innovations, that can increase the quality of life of people even decades later. the daily politics of an institution and administrative tasks must also be navigated if one wants to be successful in this field.
The roots of education are bitter, but the fruit is sweet — Aristotle
Education without values, as useful as it is, seems rather to make man a more clever devil ― C.S. Lewis
A lot of different skills are required to be successful as an academic.
Researchers in the academic setting should always be aiming to publish in the most respected journals. A well-written paper takes time to write and review.
Teaching is a day-to-day reality for a lot of academics, whether vocational or not. The students deserve a good teacher. After the pandemic, this comes with challenges of its own.
To expand your skills
Here are some resources to expand your skills as a .