My friend Nate recently asked me what I’d do next. “What do you mean, ‘next’?” I replied.
after graduate school
Almost by their nature, large research universities don’t necessarily prime their PhD students and candidates for a teaching-oriented academic career.
You stand in the Quad, surrounded by empty chairs and the sound guys talking down the stage. It’s an early June day in Seattle at the University of Washington. A cool wind is blowing paper programs lazily through the air.