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As a fourth year doctoral candidate, in addition to having completed comprehensive examinations and prospectus and working on the dissertation, my thoughts are also turning towards the job market and securing that first academic position. This purpose of this blog is to chronicle the trials and tribulations of completing my Ph.D. and finding that first job.

Thursday, March 02, 2006

When It Rains It Pours

Well, it seems that within eighteen hours of being asked for my first campus visit, it seems that I have also secured my second telephone interview (note that the institution offering the campus visit did not conduct a telephone interview, so my first telephone interview was where the application stopped at that institution - got to wonder if I don't come across well over the telephone). Anyway, so as of 9:00am yesterday I have two potential opportunities.

When it rains it pours...

Tags: graduate student, graduate students, graduate school, higher education, education

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