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The AAS Committee on the Status of Women in Astronomy (CSWA) and the AAS Committee on Employment have compiled dozens of interviews highlighting the diversity of career trajectories available to astronomers both inside and outside of academia.

28 Jul 2014 - Education

Use of Non-Tenure-Track Faculty Members Is a Long-Term Trend, Study Finds

Monday, April 5, 1999

By Courtney Leatherman

23 Aug 2012 - Employment

For Job Hunters in Academe, 1999 Offers Signs of an Upturn

Many institutions report a surge in hiring fortenure-track posts

January 29, 1999

By Denise K. Magner

Copyright 1999, The Chronicle of Higher Education

Posted with permission on aas.org. This article may not be posted, published, or distributed without permission from The Chronicle.

23 Aug 2012 - Employment

Gaining Tenure: Rules Your Chairman Never Told You

May 5, 2000

By Lawrence Douglas and Alexander George

Copyright 2000, The Chronicle of Higher Education

Posted with permission on aas.org. This article may not be posted, published, or distributed without permission from The Chronicle.

23 Aug 2012 - Employment

Survey Points to Mismatch Between Ph.D. Students, Their Programs, and Their Potential Employers

Tuesday, January 16, 2001

By Scott Smallwood

Copyright 2001, The Chronicle of Higher Education

Posted with permission on aas.org. This article may not be posted, published, or distributed without permission from The Chronicle.

23 Aug 2012 - Employment

Why You'll Want a Mentor Outside the Ivory Tower, Too

Friday, December 7, 2001

By Robin B. Wagner

Copyright 2001, The Chronicle of Higher Education

Posted with permission on aas.org. This article may not be posted, published, or distributed without permission from The Chronicle.

23 Aug 2012 - Employment

September 4, 2002
Leaving the Bench for a Corporate Perch

By Mary Dillon Johnson from the Chronicle of Higher Education

23 Aug 2012 - Employment

By Michelle Thaller, csmonitor.com / January 28, 2004

Pasadena, CA

Every January, professional astronomers converge on a medium-sized convention center for the annual meeting of the American Astronomical Society. This year, the good city of Atlanta (not so medium sized) was host to this event, and seeing as I had gone to graduate school in Atlanta, I was looking forward not only to catching up on all the cutting-edge astronomy that would be presented at the convention, but also to re-connecting with old friends.

23 Aug 2012 - Employment

AAS-meeting abstracts are archived by the Astrophysics Data System (ADS) and thus become permanent records in the professional literature.

23 Oct 2013 - Employment

The Martial Art of Scientific Publication

by E.N.Parker as published in Eos, vol. 78, no. 31, 16 September 1997.

23 Aug 2012 - Employment

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