- Reichert, W. Monty and Daniels-Race, Theda and Dowell, Earl H., Time-tested survival skills for a publish or perish environment,
Journal of Engineering Education, vol. 91 no. 1
pp. 133 - 137 .
(last updated on 2007/04/10)
There are several time-tested survival skills to consider when plotting a course to tenure in a "publish or perish" environment. These are: choosing an institution that matches your expectations, abilities, and goals; knowing what to expect (and avoid) once a position is accepted; and using best practices when preparing grant proposals and publishing research results.
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