Managing Academic Careers

“A Guide to Academia” is a new book authored by Prosanta Chakrabarty offering counsel on ultimately landing a tenure in the US‐academic world, navigating through the graduate, doctoral and post‐doctoral stages. The book has been reviewed by Akito Y. Kawahara in Science (8 June 2012, vol.336, no.6086, p.1233, DOI:10.1126/science.1224386). Details of the publication are as follows: “A Guide to Academia” by Prosanta Chakraborty, Wiley‐Blackwell, Chichester, UK 2012, 189pp. paper US $29.95; £20.50, €24.60, ISBN 9780470960417.

MSR/6 Sept. 2012