The Social Academic

The Social Academic


Latest Episodes

7 Lessons for Academics Wanting to Use Social Media in 2023
January 19, 2023

What can academics learn about social media from reality TV? Jennifer talks about the new season of The Circle Netflix, sharing 7 tips to inspire professors for the new year.

LinkedIn for PhDs with Dr. Gertrude Nonterah of The Bold PhD
January 04, 2023

How can PhDs use LinkedIn to invite opportunity for themselves? Dr. Gertrude Nonterah is a LinkedIn expert. Learn how opening up about her struggle to find a job with a PhD helped people. And, invited

Author Linda More on Attribution and Feeling Comfortable Talking About Your Book
December 22, 2022

Author Linda Moore talks about her new book Attribution (2022) about a PhD student named Cate who finds a mysterious painting in her university's basement. We dive into how to get comfortable talking

Get Your Ticket to 10 Keys to Building an Incredible Brand for Academics LIVE
December 02, 2022

I'm teaming up with Dr. Sheena Howard to bring you a live VIP event for academics. You're invited!

A Common Mistake Academics Make With Their Personal Websites
November 16, 2022

This common mistake may be hurting your Google Search results. Is your personal academic website showing up on the 1st page when someone searches your name?

3 Ways To Take New Photos For Your Website
November 09, 2022

What's the best way to take new photos for your website? Here are 3 options for you.

How to Get Media Attention For Your Research With Dr. Sheena Howard
October 19, 2022

How can academics get publicity and media attention for their work? Plus, what to charge for speaking engagements. Meet Dr. Sheena Howard.

Podcasting with Allanté Whitmore, PhD of Blk + In Grad School
October 05, 2022

Allant Whitmore started her podcast Blk + In Grad School on an air mattress with her cell phone. Looking forward to a new season of motivation and inspiration for grad students.

Announcing a Contest for Best Personal Academic Websites You Should Enter!
September 28, 2022

Enter to win an award in the 2022 Best Personal Academic Websites Contest!

What Are Informational Interviews? With Jennifer Polk, PhD
September 13, 2022

Informational interviews can help you get from PhD to Life. Meet career coach Dr. Jen Polk who joins me to talk about info interviews and networking.