Here at INOMICS we like to focus on the positive sides of academia – the great jobs, programs and other opportunities we encounter every day, and the many successful people taking advantage of them. In the spirit of the season, however, we’ve decided to take a look at the other side of things – scouring the depths of the internet for tales of mishaps, betrayal, embarrassing and outrageous experiences that all happened within the walls of the ivory tower.
In this special Halloween blog post, we aim to give you chills and keep you on the edge of your seat with these blood-curdling academic nightmares. While we of course hope that you’ve never had such dreadful encounters, we would love it if you add your stories to the list either here, on Twitter at #AcademicHorrorStories or on Facebook! Share your spooky, panic-stricken or downright terrifying tales of academic horror, and offer your fellow academians a vicarious thrill. Read more