IHS Academic

In this Kosmos Online podcast, I speak with IHS program officers Dr. Bill Glod and Dr. Phil Magness about choosing your dissertation committee. They discuss the importance of external readers, variations by discipline, and how to use your early years wisely. 

Direct download: GlodMagness_PickYourCommittee.mp3
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In this Kosmos Online podcast, I speak with Danny Frederick about being an independent scholar. If you've ever thought about being a scholar but not at a university, Mr. Frederick has some very helpful advice!

Direct download: DFrederick_IndependentScholar.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:35am EDT

In this Kosmos Online podcast, I once again turn the tables on our usual host Jeanne Hoffman and interview her about taking advantage of law academic associations.

Direct download: JHoffman_LawAssoc.wav
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In this Kosmos Online podcast, I speak with Dr. Stephen Hicks about starting a center. Dr. Hicks is a philosophy professor at Rockford College and Executive Director of the Center for Ethics and Entrepreneurship. He tells us how much of a time commitment a center can be, where his funding comes from, and gives advice to those who have ever thought about starting a center.

Direct download: SHicks_CEE.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:39am EDT

In this Kosmos Online podcast, Chris Martin speaks with IHS Program Officer Dr. Phil Magness about challenging situations with students in the classroom. Dr. Magness uses his years of teaching experience to tell some funny stories and give practical advice to other teachers. 

Direct download: PMagness_ChallengingStudents.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:53pm EDT

In this Kosmos Online podcast, I once again speak with IHS Program Officer Dr. Phil Magness about taking advantage of history academic associations. Dr. Magness explains which associations you should join and what they could do for you as a graduate student. Also, Dr. Magness provides some advice for attending historical conferences.

Direct download: PMagness_HistoryAssoc.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:25am EDT

In this Kosmos Online podcast, I interview Dr. Justin Wert on his new book, Habeas Corpus in America: The Politics of Individual Rights. Dr. Wert is a professor of political science at the University of Oklahoma. He discusses changes in the way habeas has been implemented from the Civil War to post-9/11.

Direct download: JWert_Habeas.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:58am EDT

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