The Connected Leiden Researcher

  • Tips and Tricks with Joanne van der Leun

    Tips and Tricks with Joanne van der Leun

    Today's Tips and Tricks will focus on LinkedIn and my guest this week is Professor Joanne van der Leun. When I was looking for a guest to interview about LinkedIn, her profile stood out to me because it's complete and utilises all of the options on offer.
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  • Best Practices for LinkedIn Academics

    Best Practices for LinkedIn Academics

    Best practices posts for LinkedIn are easily found, because it's such a ubiquitous network for people looking for a job. Yet only a fraction of those focus on what academics should include on their LinkedIn profile.
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  • LinkedIn as a Connection to Expertise

    LinkedIn as a Connection to Expertise

    As an academic, why would you want to use LinkedIn? How is it useful to academics as more than just an online resume? LinkedIn can offer greater knowledge networks in the form of connections and groups.
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  • Link up with LinkedIn

    Link up with LinkedIn

    LinkedIn is primarily known as a networking tool for business professional, yet it can also be a useful tool for academics to create a strong research social network.
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  • Tips and Tricks with Thijs Porck

    Tips and Tricks with Thijs Porck

    Thijs Porck was the obvious choice for an interview about using Facebook as an academic. Earlier this year he was awarded the Humanities Faculty Teaching Prize, where his use of Facebook was specifically mentioned.
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  • Best Practices for Academics on Facebook

    Best Practices for Academics on Facebook

    When you decide to use Facebook as part of your professional, academic life there are some additional best practices to keep in mind in addition to the more generally accepted ones. But what are they?
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