We have shown you how to dress for a conservative office, a creative office, and a casual office but what if you work in academics? As an intellectual you want to look like you are living the life of the mind not dressing like the life of the party! But being a stylish scholar doesn’t have to mean tweedy jackets and elbow patches. Let your contemporary style shine through. Skinny jeans paired with a sweater are an easy way to look on trend and keep the focus on your thesis. Carry a cross body bag instead of a dingy backpack. To top it off, accessorize with a bright scarf.