Academia is Not a Meritocracy

If you are interested in academia, please read this excellent post from Crystal’s http://awareofawareness.com/

Aware of Awareness

Academia is not a meritocracy.

 (And here’s a dirty little secret : Neither is any other professional field).

You would think that smart people – especially social scientists – would have internalized this rudimentary kernel of truth.  But we haven’t.

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