Professional Development

The following is an aggregation of various professional development sites and tools targeted to LSA members and associates.

Working with the public and the media

JustPublics@865, a website developed by CUNY Academic Commons

Social Media Toolkit

MediaCamp Workshops


How to Give an Academic Talk, v5.1 Paul N. Edwards, School of Information, University of Michigan

Essay on how to get the most out of a conference @insidehighered

Connecting Research and Researchers




Searching for articles

Google Scholar

Public Intellectuals

The Case for Academics as Public Intellectuals by Nicholas Behm, Sherry Rankins-Robertson, and Duane Roen