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Background Information

Employment History

Lead Researcher On the Chronicle



University of North Carolina

University Educator

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Teaching Assistant

Carleton University

Lead Researcher On Several Important Studies On the Academic and Non-Academic Job Market

History PhDs for the American Historical Association

Visiting Lecturer In the Department of History



lead researcher and Lilli Research Group

Panel Member
American Academy of Religion Annual Conference

Lilli Research Group

Research Associate



University of Lethbridge



Carleton University



University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

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Interview and Discussion with Maren Wood, PhD / Consultant, Speaker, Independent Scholar

Maren Wood, PhD, is founder and lead researcher of Lilli Research Group, which provides career coaching to individual PhD Job Seekers as well as research support and consulting to graduate programs and universities. In addition, Maren speaks on university campuses across North America where she talks about the state of the academic job market (providing hard numbers) and tips and strategies to PhDs interested in careers beyond the professoriate. She has been the lead researcher on several important studies on the academic and non-academic job market, including The Many Careers of History PhDs for the American Historical Association, and JobTracker for Chronicle of Higher Education/Vitae. Her current project is a history of the Academic Job Market Crisis from 1968- Present. Maren earned a PhD in history from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and knows first-hand the challenges of being an adjunct, having worked as a Visiting Lecturer in the Department of History at UNC Chapel Hill teaching courses in American History and the History of Sexuality. Follow Maren on Twitter at @lilligroup.

Lilli Research Group | Preparing PhDs for Post-Academic Careers [cached]

Founder and Lead Researcher Maren Wood is happy to come to your campus. She can speak to your graduate students about the academic and non-academic labor markets and how to prepare for their job search. She has also conducted workshops with faculty on how to prepare students for an academic and non-academic job search. Contact us to invite Maren to your campus.

Maren Wood is the lead researcher on the Chronicle of Higher Education/Vitae new tool JobTracker, a study of the academic labor market for 11 disciplines. Head on over to the JobTracker tool for more information.

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Maren Wood Director Young Professionals & Networking

Canada Colorado Association - Maren's Bio [cached]

Maren Wood

Maren Wood is the founder of Lilli Research Group, a mission-focused consultancy that prepares academic PhDs for non-academic employment. In this capacity, Maren travels extensively in Canada and the United States, speaking to graduate students and consulting with university faculty and administrators. She is a contributor author to the Chronicle of Higher Education. Prior to her entrepreneurial adventures, Maren was a Lecturer at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and a co-author and editor of North Carolina: A Digital History.
Originally from Taber, Alberta, she graduated with a BA from the University of Lethbridge, an MA from Carleton University in Ottawa, and earned a PhD in History from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Although her primary residence is in Denver, Maren spends the summer months back home in Southern Alberta.

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One of them, Maren Wood from Lilli Research Group, and I are excited to announce a virtual conference, coming this May!

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