Episode 9 – Graduate Training and #altac

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Andrea Zellner, Ben Sawyer, and Alex Galarza discuss recent posts on the blog and start a new segment where they respond to questions from the /r/GradSchool subreddit! Alex is then joined by guests Jason Heppler, Miriam Posner, and Tim Carmody to discuss graduate training and #altac career paths.

About the Guests 
Jason Heppler
 is a Gradhacker author, a PhD Candidate at Nebraska, and works currently as a Academic Technology Specialist in the History Department at Stanford.

Miriam Posner is the Digital Humanities Program Coordinator at UCLA and received her PhD in Film Studies and American Studies at Yale.

Tim Carmody is a Senior Writer covering technology at The Verge and formerly at Wired. He received his PhD in Comparative Lit and Lit Theory at UPenn.

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