Guilford Press: Book Series

Insider Guides to Success in Academia

Series Editors:

‘Insider Guides to Success in Academia’ offer support and practical advice to doctoral students and early career researchers. Covering the topics that really matter, but which often get overlooked, this indispensable series provides practical and realistic guidance to address many of the needs and challenges of trying to operate, and remain, in academia.

These neat pocket guides fill specific and significant gaps in the current literature. Each book offers insider perspectives on the often implicit rules of the game – the things you need to know but usually aren’t told by institutional postgraduate support, researcher development units or supervisors - and will address a practical topic that is key to career progression. Essential reading for doctoral students, early career researchers, supervisors, mentors or anyone looking to launch or maintain their career in academia.

  • Being Well in Academia

    Ways to Feel Stronger, Safer and More Connected, 1st Edition

    By Petra M Boynton

    Are you studying or working in academia and in need of support? Perhaps you’re finding your work, study or personal life challenging or overwhelming; are experiencing bullying, harassment or abuse; or find your progress is being blocked by unfair, exploitative or precarious systems? Or perhaps you…

    Paperback – 2020-06-29 
    Routledge
    Insider Guides to Success in Academia

  • 'Making It' as a Contract Researcher

    A Pragmatic Look at Precarious Work, 1st Edition

    By Nerida Spina, Jess Harris, Simon Bailey, Mhorag Goff

    The ‘Insider Guides to Success in Academia’ offers support and practical advice to doctoral students and early-career researchers. Covering the topics that really matter, but which often get overlooked, this indispensable series provides practical and realistic guidance to address many of the needs…

    Paperback – 2020-04-29 
    Routledge
    Insider Guides to Success in Academia

  • Publishing from your Doctoral Research

    Create and Use a Publication Strategy, 1st Edition

    By Janet Salmons, Helen Kara

    The ‘Insider Guides to Success in Academia’ offers support and practical advice to doctoral students and early-career researchers. Covering the topics that really matter, but which often get overlooked, this indispensable series provides practical and realistic guidance to address many of the needs…

    Paperback – 2019-12-04
    Routledge
    Insider Guides to Success in Academia