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Building Your Academic Presence

Academic Presence: Getting Started

  1. Have a professional (ish) profile photo. 
  2. Know your outreach goals.
  3. Write a short summary statement about your research in 2-3 sentences or less.
  4. Assume you will share your work: Carefully organize your files and versions: papers, chapters, code, presentations.

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Contact us for help sifting through the methods, sites and tools used to establish your academic presence and make your work visible. It is easy to feel overwhelmed, and we have an expert eye for making your work accessible, discoverable and citable.