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I'm Jennifer, The Academic Designer. Welcome to my podcast all about online image in the HigherEd world. I talk academic websites, social media, and interview faculty and graduate students.

I'm Jennifer, The Academic Designer. Welcome to my podcast all about online image in the HigherEd world. I talk academic websites, social media, and interview faculty and graduate students.

Location:

United States

Description:

I'm Jennifer, The Academic Designer. Welcome to my podcast all about online image in the HigherEd world. I talk academic websites, social media, and interview faculty and graduate students.

Twitter:

@HigherEdPR

Language:

English

Contact:

732-456-9598


Episodes

Writer Steven Dunn Talks Facebook and Community

10/30/2020
Novelist Steven Dunn joins me to talk about writing, Facebook, and being yourself online: "Facebook is my playtime."

Duration:00:32:06

A Chat with Ruth C. White about YouTube and Being on TV

8/21/2020
Ruth C. White, PhD joined YouTube with the goal of getting on TV. Her 1st YouTube video landed her on The Today Show, and she's booked recurring TV spots since. Learn how.

Duration:01:19:14

A 1-Page Academic Personal Website Should Include These 6 Things

8/14/2020
The simplest website structure for academics is a 1-page personal website. Learn what's needed on your website and how to get started.

Duration:00:16:59

Connect through Direct Messaging on Social Media

7/31/2020
Direct messages are a great way to have conversations. And that means they're my favorite way to network. Echo Rivera, PhD and I talk direct messages and social media for networking as introverts.

Duration:00:13:10

A Chat with Brittany Trinh about STEM Website Design

7/10/2020
In this interview I chat with scientist and STEM website designer Brittany Trinh. And this one's on video! Dive into this chat about all things websites.

Duration:00:36:20

A Chat with Chris Cloney of GradBlogger

6/12/2020
Chris Cloney, PhD of GradBlogger and DustSafetyScience joins me to talk about how his grad school research blog has grown into an independent research company. Then he answers your questions about blogging.

Duration:00:47:23

Social Media Tips for the Job Market

5/22/2020
Check out my top tips for your social media profiles when you're on the job market. I go in-depth into LinkedIn and Twitter for jobseekers.

Duration:00:16:25

5 Ways to Showcase Your Teaching Online

5/8/2020
From celebrating your teaching on social media to updating your LinkedIn profile. Here are 5 ways to let people know about your teaching online.

Duration:00:19:34

How to Manage Your Online Presence in Academia

4/24/2020
Get started with the process of managing your online presence in academia with these 3 steps.

Duration:00:15:12

A Chat with Jacklyn Lord of the Society for Scholarly Publishing

3/27/2020
Jacklyn Lord manages marketing and communications for the Society for Scholarly Publishing. She loves pop culture and social media. We talk online identity in this interview and her advice for scholarly writers like you.

Duration:01:07:59

How to Share Instagram Stories and Facebook Stories

3/6/2020
Social media stories are a limited time 24-hour social media post, and they're a great way to connect with your audience. Learn why and get my top tips for stories on social media.

Duration:00:42:46

A Chat with Andrew Paulsen

2/21/2020
Andrew Paulsen is a senior educational advisor and doctoral candidate who loves to travel A doctoral candidate at Vanderbilt University, Andrew Paulsen is making strides to change education in America. In this interview we talk about his travels across the United States in his role as a senior educational advisor at Agile Mind. And how…

Duration:00:48:51

Likes and Retweets Are Endorsements on Social Media

2/7/2020
Ever see the disclaimer "Likes and retweets are not endorsements"? Let's talk about what people think it means, the true effects of sharing on social media, and what to add instead.

Duration:00:11:28

LinkedIn as Networking Platform for Faculty and Researchers in 2020

1/24/2020
LinkedIn is the top platform I recommend for grad students, faculty and researchers because it's all about connecting and building a network. Learn why and get 7 exclusive tips for your LinkedIn profile.

Duration:00:19:27

10 Highlights to Include on Your Personal Academic Website

1/10/2020
Let's talk about what to include on your personal academic website. Here are 10 ideas to jumpstart your website design for academics and researchers.

Duration:00:13:23

A Chat with Melanie Bruce

12/20/2019
Melanie Bruce wears many hats as a marketing professor and as an entrepreneur with multiple businesses. In the final academic interview of 2019, we chat about why that balance works well for Melanie, who says, "the research that I'm doing, the up-to-date knowledge that I'm gaining, that I'm keeping up-to-date from my academic position, that helps me be a better entrepreneur." We talk about social media, balancing academic life, and more.

Duration:00:34:39

A Chat with Norman Eng

12/6/2019
Norman Eng teaches educators to communicate with their audiences. We talk balancing teaching with being a business owner. And, how self-publishing can be a great option for academics. Check out this interview for Norman's clear and concrete advice.

Duration:00:44:50

A Chat with Lauren Smart

11/22/2019
Lauren Smart is a journalist and professor of practice at Southern Methodist University. In this chat we talk about social media in and out of the classroom.

Duration:00:20:07

A Chat with Tomi Oluwasanmi

10/25/2019
Tomi Oluwasanmi, MPH chats with me about her teaching practices and use of YouTube live. And we talk about using social media to start conversations with your network.

Duration:00:20:32

Pitfalls of Personal Academic Websites You Want to Avoid

10/11/2019
For many academics, the idea of a personal website is a nice one - for someone else. Someone with the time and skills. A surprising number of academic websites are outdated. Many are unmanaged. Learn why, and how to avoid it in this post.

Duration:00:07:09