It’s not just how you treat people; it’s how much you learn to do things yourself

Having just finished up the last day of my administrator job, I figured I’d come back to a post I’d started writing a few times but opted to let marinate, one on how to not be a jerk to academic staff.

As an administrator working 12 months a year, 9–5 5 days a week, my position had a higher salary than some faculty (though certainly not all faculty) and probably most staff. But, my particular role had me in a front-of-office role along with the person in my office with whom I worked most often and closely; over five years…

Vim, Ph.D.

Early Modernist, Associate Prof, college hoops fan, crazy cat lady. Tweeting out of conviction or exhaustion or both. Views my own. My head hurts.

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