Altac (Alternative Academic) Careers: Altac in the News
Resources about Alternative Academic (Altac or Alt-ac) Careers and Resources for Developing Altac Careers
The Chronicle of Higher Education
Daily Tar Heel
- Alt-What?: Pathways Beyond the Professoriate by Brady Krien. June 10, 2019.
- Overcoming the Ph.D. Stereotype by Jennifer Polk and L. Maren Wood. March 27, 2019.
- Taking an Unexpected Turn, by Adriana Bankston. December 19, 2016.
- Beyond Faculty Careers, by Colleen Flaherty, 10/21/2015. New NEH grants to support changes in humanities Ph.D. programs.
- Time for a New Strategy, by Christopher Newfield, 7/20/2015
- 'Alt-Ac' Realities. By Carl Straumsheim, 4/30/2013.
New York Times
The Chronicle Advice Columns by Furlong & Vick
Other Media Outlets
- Institute hosts conference as part of NEH Next Generation Ph.D grant initiative. by M. Clay. Institute for the Arts and Humanities. March 24, 2017.
- A Plum Teaching Job--Off Campus. by Rob Jenkins, Vitae, 7/19/2016
- Tenure, Fairness, and Fear(lesness), by Jebediah Purdy, Huffington Post, 9/9/2015.
- So You Want to be a Tenured Ally, by Anna Peak, The Academe Blog, 8/31/2015.
- 'It's Gonna Be Forever or It's Gonna go Down in Flames': Tenure and Injustice, by Kelly J. Baker, The Marginalia Review of Books, 6/8/2015.
- The Ph.D. Problem, by Louis Menand, Harvard Magazine, Nov/Dec 2009.