January 2007 | Vol. 5 No. 1

January 2007 gradPSYCH Magazine cover

COVER PACKAGE: Land an academic job

New professor Latoya Conner did. Learn how you can too.

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Keeping track

New professionals need to know how to keep, safeguard and destroy records.

The classroom’s a stage

Psychology teachers with theater training share tips that anyone can use to bring a concept to life.


She stayed the course

Good-natured determination propelled Sona Dimidjian to be an up-and-coming clinical researcher.

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Communication breakdowns

Students and professors share lessons learned from instances of mistreatment.

Finding the right tools

Student researchers need to know what to look for in a measurement instrument

Moving forward

Some students say the Clearinghouse was one of the best things that could have happened to them.

What’s in a title?

Students’ titles outside academia should reflect their training as accurately as possible, say ethics experts.