And even with those, you might “fail” to complete the Ph. If your dream is to have an academic career, then I’m here to help.
D., get the tenure track job, get tenure, or sustain a career that is joyful and life-affirming. There aren’t enough jobs, and there are fewer every year. And the culture of higher ed is increasingly soulless. If a blind person asked me for advice about climbing Everest, I wouldn’t say “You can’t.” I’d say, “ok, do you have a guide?
There isn’t enough funding, and there’s less every year.
” If not, I’d tell them, “you’re not ready now; come back when you are and let’s make it happen.” And then I’d wish them well on their journey. What starts out as an inspired quest for new knowledge and social impact can devolve into endless days in an airless room, broke, in debt, staring at a computer, exploited by departments, dismissed by professors, ignored by colleagues, disrespected by students. Making the decision to leave involves confronting that judgment, working through it, and coming out the other side. So, go if it is what you truly want, and blessings upon your head.
You will be judged harshly by others and, to the extent you’ve been properly socialized into the cult during graduate school, by your own inner voices.
But academia is a kind of cult, and deviation from the normative values of the group is not permitted or accepted within its walls.
Sample Quit Claim Deed Preparing the Document Completing the Deed Community Q&A If you have a piece of property and seek to transfer ownership to someone else, you might need to draw up a quit claim deed.
This document states that you are relinquishing your claim on a piece of land, a house, or another type of property and handing it over to another party.
To get one, you need to fill out a quit claim form, have it signed by both parties, and get it notarized and recorded in the county recorder's office.
Quit claim deeds involve giving up important rights, and can have serious legal implications.
It is always advisable to check with a lawyer before signing away your rights.
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