PhD Professional Development
Professional Development Resources
Welcome to the LSU English Graduate Program Professional Development page. Here you will find links to funding ad fellowship resources, to job market advice, and much more. We will continue adding resources and links as they become available.
For a suggested professional development timeline, click here.
For current Calls for Papers (UPenn), click here
For a list of Grant and Fellowship opportunities (national and international), click here
For information about how to apply for travel funding, click here.
Advice and Handbooks
A Positive take on preparing to go on the Market--inside higher ed
Interview Handbook by Michael Gamer and Anne Krook
Common interest reading groups
Graduate students and faculty with common research interests are invited to join their colleagues in conversation on Community Moodle. Groups use the site to post links that might be of common interest, hold conversations in the discussion forum, and organize reading groups.
To join a group, please contact the group's facilitator at the email below.
Facilitator: Matt Dischinger (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Publishing for creative writers
Facilitator: Emily Nemens (email@example.com)
19th Century British Lit & Culture
Facilitator: Christie Jeansonne (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Facilitator: Stacey Amo (email@example.com)