Tag: advice

191 What's a mathematician to do? 2010-10-26T16:53:25.853

143 Resources for mathematics advising. 2011-04-25T21:16:42.427

120 Careers advice for Ph.D.s without current postdocs or university jobs 2010-07-20T00:42:21.463

117 How to escape the inclination to be a universalist or: How to learn to stop worrying and do some research. 2010-08-17T15:30:57.800

66 Lost soul: loneliness in pursing math. Advice needed. 2012-10-19T02:00:19.053

65 What items MUST appear on a mathematician's CV? 2011-10-25T02:01:06.097

49 Proper way to deal with papers you've already refereed. 2011-02-21T19:03:36.377

48 Publishing a bad paper? 2012-12-18T20:13:13.490

47 How can an extremely mathematically talented young person be helped to fulfill his/her potential? 2013-12-11T12:32:21.560

42 Advice for pure-math Phd students 2013-12-28T20:24:20.173

39 How much reading do you do before you attack a problem? 2010-07-23T01:21:38.657

37 Undergraduate math research 2010-11-12T08:23:05.090

37 how to use arxiv? 2011-08-23T21:54:59.747

37 Should one attack hard problems? 2013-02-27T07:27:33.347

36 Submission of a paper with a serious error to a good journal 2010-11-16T16:19:09.500

35 What counts as an 'invited' talk? 2010-10-14T22:36:54.310

31 A question about rejected journal submissions, similar results, and discrepancies between the order of submission and the order of publication 2011-11-17T02:08:06.073

27 Oneupsmanship and Publishing Etiquette 2010-02-19T19:14:23.550

27 When should I publish my results? 2012-10-10T08:18:06.490

26 Switching Research Fields 2010-01-22T19:45:58.610

26 How to transition from pure math PhD to nonacademic career? 2010-08-21T20:24:55.070

26 Presenting work in progress 2012-01-09T17:02:10.960

25 Can breadth hurt a job candidate? 2011-01-03T02:07:02.707

25 How to balance writing professionally and being able to have a conversation with your reader? 2012-04-14T23:21:17.020

24 Etiquette of publishing folklore results 2017-03-09T04:51:54.860

23 Advice on doing mathematical research 2009-10-13T21:05:08.920

23 How to assess research "impact" for tenure/promotion committees 2012-04-06T22:13:35.283

22 How do you make a good math research poster for a non-mathematical audience? 2010-04-14T23:05:49.150

21 Moving to academia from industry 2010-11-09T12:56:26.273

20 Research topics restricted to students at top universities? 2013-06-06T23:41:41.540

20 When a journal doesn't give your work a fair chance 2016-02-19T23:55:35.037

19 Research Experience for Undergraduates: Summer Programs 2010-02-02T18:33:01.247

19 Yet another 'roadmap' style request- a second bite of the cherry 2010-06-25T11:27:49.203

19 Research-only permanent positions worldwide 2017-06-24T18:14:46.917

18 Curriculum vitae: including grants you've applied for, not received (or not yet received). 2009-11-05T15:12:07.127

18 When to split/merge papers? 2010-01-10T21:07:38.977

18 Contacting an eminent mathematician 2012-06-14T14:52:19.380

18 Where to find (personal) motivation 2014-08-20T22:35:57.477

17 Teaching a pedagogy course 2011-06-22T20:34:17.560

17 Maiden Names vs. Married Names 2011-08-30T19:36:00.103

16 Advice on changing topic for thesis problem 2010-05-15T15:03:03.213

15 How important is it for one on the job market to have thought about suitable REU projects? 2011-09-12T00:40:30.157

15 How to make the move to a research university from a liberal arts school? 2012-02-09T21:47:32.500

14 Source of wisdom on how to improve the ratio of time feeling fulfilled to time feeling frustrated in research? 2010-05-23T05:13:06.173

14 Submitting papers “out of logical order” due to different review times or rejections 2012-05-26T23:18:25.937

14 Is it possible to get another math PhD 2013-04-10T08:29:28.793

14 Research and exposition: how does writing "basic" books affect your "serious" research work? 2015-01-04T12:37:15.090

13 What to expect from attending an ICM? 2010-04-08T12:18:49.733

12 Should I tell my current employer that I am applying to other jobs? Should I have at least one letter of recommendation come from someone in the faculty at my current job? 2011-09-20T12:34:16.617

12 Problems with Journal Submissions due to arXiv Submission? 2012-03-14T14:51:26.697

12 State of research in moduli space of flat connections 2013-06-07T21:55:31.457

12 Arithmetical results to help study arithmetic geometry? 2015-11-02T00:15:06.097

11 How to/Can you get a PhD position when you need more experience first? 2011-02-23T22:32:40.750

10 Is it OK for a referee to acknowledge identity with a previous referee? 2011-04-14T01:55:35.327

10 Training towards research on birational geometry/minimal model program 2012-11-21T11:42:21.427

10 Where to find NSF Reports (For mathematical expository purpose)? 2013-02-20T04:27:32.540

10 How difficult will it be for me to switch fields (details below) after my Ph.D. in pure mathematics? 2013-11-18T20:18:28.477

9 Mathematical Advice for Interested Highschool Students 2011-07-26T18:36:22.777

9 Switching tenure-track position 2011-12-11T22:20:10.743

9 submit the second part of a paper 2013-01-03T07:17:45.893

8 website for jobs in applied or industrial mathematics (or financial math) 2010-07-21T01:08:10.447

8 Does it ever make sense NOT to go to the most prestigious grad school you can get into? 2010-11-02T14:38:48.537

8 Asking for Advices for Choosing a Ph.D thesis problem (in PDE area) 2015-10-15T11:12:27.320

7 Undergraduate approach to learning math 2010-06-24T00:37:23.537

7 Advice on submission of a paper. 2011-12-28T23:22:06.437

7 How should a professor feel peace of mind when a student leaves academia? 2013-02-22T19:36:01.850

7 How to Discover Counterexamples and Required Objects 2013-07-03T04:45:27.283

6 Resubmitting a paper 2011-12-02T14:36:06.570

5 Technical phd after 33 2010-10-23T22:12:07.400

5 Should I write to the referee? 2012-01-19T18:37:38.647

5 Design slides for presentation (conference talk) 2013-12-29T21:14:20.430

5 A new result on the Diophantine equation $x^3 + y^3 +z^3 = 3$ 2015-11-25T09:46:20.053

5 Result About Zeta Function Worth Publication? 2016-08-10T21:14:42.187

4 Preparing for Set Theory Research 2013-06-25T19:56:12.813

3 2 short article vs. a long one 2012-02-19T08:50:37.953

3 Math major at 36 2013-02-12T11:32:47.697

2 A general question on comparison of integrals and a specific problem 2017-03-15T03:34:15.653

1 Advanced High-Schooler Seeking Career Advice 2012-05-29T00:46:49.813

1 Advice on research ideas on Non Linear Dynamics 2017-03-28T08:41:40.183

1 I am seeking advice for a general audience expository journal 2017-08-24T11:37:27.427

-5 What's the minimum amount of knowledge to start doing research? 2015-04-09T21:45:40.490