Tips and Advice for Graduate Students

General Tips

“Grad Skool Rulz”

by Fabio Rojas Various tidbits of advice from a sociologist on dealing with graduate school, from how to pick your advisor to writing your dissertation

How to Write a Sociology Article

Great blog page providing tips for how to structure that most elusive entity: the sociology journal article.

Grants and Proposals

“On the Art of Writing Proposals”

by Adam Przeworski and Frank Salomon for the SSRC. Excellent tips for writing grant proposals; the same tips should be followed for writing dissertation proposals.
The Art of Writing Proposals

“Medicalizing Mental Health” By Sigrun Olafsdottir
Grant proposal to National Science Foundation based upon dissertation proposal.


Job Market and Post-Graduation