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Academic Identity

Particularly in the digital age.

Why is Academic Identity Important?

  • Your online academic profile can help establish your voice and expertise, increase the visibility of your publications, find potential collaborators and co-authors, and help you get a job.
  • Having an ORCID iD will help you establish your voice and expertise.
  • Understanding Bibliometrics will help you increase the visibility of your publications.
  • Joining Academic Networking sites will help you find potential collaborators and co-authors.
  • Promoting yourself through Twitter and blogs will provide potential employers with another venue to learn about you.

Readings on Academic Identity

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