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I'm Jennifer van Alstyne (@HigherEdPR). Welcome to my The Social Academic, all about online image in the HigherEd world. I talk academic websites, social media, and interview people about their online presence.

I'm Jennifer van Alstyne (@HigherEdPR). Welcome to my The Social Academic, all about online image in the HigherEd world. I talk academic websites, social media, and interview people about their online presence.

Location:

United States

Description:

I'm Jennifer van Alstyne (@HigherEdPR). Welcome to my The Social Academic, all about online image in the HigherEd world. I talk academic websites, social media, and interview people about their online presence.

Twitter:

@HigherEdPR

Language:

English

Contact:

732-456-9598


Episodes

Graphical Abstracts and Animations To Share Your Science Online with Dr. Tullio Rossi

3/22/2022
Tullio Rossi, PhD helps scientists share their research with visuals Dr. Tullio Rossi is a marine biologist turned entrepreneur helping scientists around the world share their research. Tullio found that video animations and graphical abstracts increase the impact of your science. And, they’re great for sharing your research with the media. Now as Director of…

Duration:00:25:03

Your Personal Website Can Grow Over Time with Interview Guest Jane CoomberSewell

1/31/2022
Your personal website can adapt to meet your needs as they change over time. Hear from recent PhD Jane CoomberSewell on how her website redesign is going.

Duration:00:33:05

RJ Thompson is a Professor and Digital Marketer in Higher Education

11/30/2021
RJ Thompson, MFA is a digital marketer and a professor in Higher Education. Learn how to get better students and what it's like to collaborate with university communications to promote your research.

Duration:00:58:25

Aaron Shepard Talks NASA, Robots, and Starting Company Cogito

12/22/2020
Aaron Shepard is a robotics intern at NASA Langley. This feature interview focuses on talking about your science on video. Learn about Aaron's TEDx Talk and why he loves science communication.

Duration:00:36:02

Jennifer Adams Talks Being an Instagram Influencer and PhD Life

11/27/2020
PhD student Jennifer Adams @RunwayRedLA joins me to talk about what it's like to be an Instagram influencer.

Duration:01:24:51

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

Brittany Trinh Talks 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

Chris Cloney of GradBlogger Talks Turning his Blog into a Business

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

EdD Candidate Andrew Paulsen Talks Teaching and Travel

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