Tag: career

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

143 When should a supervisor be a co-author? 2011-03-04T10:32:15.523

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

104 How do you keep your research notes organized? 2009-10-22T02:38:40.237

83 How Much Work Does it Take to be a Successful Mathematician? 2009-12-26T16:16:34.237

79 Where are mathematics jobs advertised if not on mathjobs (e.g. in Europe and elsewhere)? 2009-10-17T22:55:40.433

75 How does an academic mathematician educate him/herself about job opportunities outside academia? 2010-05-05T01:16:45.063

73 How do you not forget old math? 2013-09-27T07:46:39.277

70 Coming out as transgender in the mathematical community 2017-11-26T00:01:09.333

66 When should you, and should you not, share your mathematical ideas? 2010-10-27T03:39:47.607

65 Teaching statements for math jobs? 2009-10-16T23:31:28.250

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

59 What universities have laid off tenured math faculty for financial reasons? 2011-04-28T21:35:36.363

53 Is it possible to have a research career while checking the proof of every theorem that you cite? 2016-05-04T04:57:46.203

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

49 Changing field of study post-PhD 2011-07-10T14:22:14.260

49 What areas of pure mathematics research are best for a post-PhD transition to industry? 2014-04-01T23:51:16.783

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

44 Are there examples of (successful) NSF mathematics proposals available anywhere online? 2010-09-17T23:47:58.783

43 Tools for Organizing Papers? 2009-10-27T23:41:27.313

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

39 What math institutes offer research in pairs/research in teams? 2011-04-23T06:57:19.967

38 How hard is it to get tenure in mathematics? 2010-05-06T14:21:46.473

38 "Industry"/Government jobs for mathematicians 2010-06-17T16:07:59.683

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

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

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

35 The "derived drift" is pretty unsatisfying and dangerous to category theory (or at least, to me) 2017-12-25T17:25:50.340

34 Informal online seminars or reading groups via videoconferencing? 2010-03-24T03:45:53.227

34 What can an algebraic geometer do outside academia? 2012-08-26T05:09:33.810

30 Is it worthwhile to give off-topic talks? 2013-12-05T19:55:06.107

29 Webpages for specialized communities 2011-02-09T23:50:00.280

29 Dealing with unwanted co-authorship requests 2017-11-23T14:12:33.537

27 How does one handle two-body job searches? 2009-11-13T19:23:32.150

27 When to start reviewing 2010-02-08T06:02:33.760

27 Changing Careers: Becoming a Professional Mathematician 2012-02-11T18:59:41.177

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

26 Choosing postdocs 2010-05-17T15:21:11.353

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

26 Graduate program applications that require questionnaires and other non-letter material 2014-12-17T04:50:25.600

26 Collaboration or acknowledgment? 2014-12-26T09:57:11.713

25 "How not to write an NSF proposal" poster: does any one know where to find it online? 2010-04-04T21:50:54.457

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

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

23 Adapting arguments and plagiarism 2016-04-25T20:26:55.307

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

22 Does your dissertation matter for industry research jobs? 2012-04-16T06:34:39.870

21 When your paper makes a borderline case for a top journal 2010-03-22T21:00:49.533

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

20 What to do when your work is 'dissed' 2011-02-24T06:58:27.430

20 Publication and Career as a fresh Ph.D 2012-10-17T19:44:39.517

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 Broader impacts and synergistic activities 2010-09-18T20:13:46.143

19 switching jobs when you have a tenure-track position 2011-01-02T06:23:05.770

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 How seriously should a graduate student take teaching evaluations? 2010-01-11T21:51:02.177

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

15 Which magazines should I read? 2009-11-10T03:28:24.543

15 Reference letters for graduate school after a couple years in the industry 2010-04-12T18:03:51.310

15 Plagiarism in the community 2011-08-06T03:32:21.467

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 Things to keep in mind while looking for a Postdoc overseas 2011-09-14T16:31:21.480

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

14 The non-traveling mathematician problem 2012-12-13T18:52:19.627

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 How important are publications for undergrads? 2010-01-08T06:28:03.783

13 How should I publish my "story"? i.e. strategies and advice on chopping up a thesis 2010-12-04T02:24:03.537

12 Thematic Programs for 2010-2011? 2009-10-24T05:23:40.660

12 Is it possible to write a research statement which is too short? 2009-11-10T17:09:07.543

12 What to look for in applicants to graduate programs (in mathematics)? 2010-02-19T23:36:22.950

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

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

11 Reference letters for teaching positions 2011-07-09T03:03:16.347

11 Shortlists and job offers 2013-01-02T18:56:58.810

11 Does this qualify as "self plagiarism" or something? 2013-05-22T09:00:26.860

10 What are an adviser's responsibilities? 2011-02-02T01:03:47.173

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

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

9 transition from academia to industry 2014-06-18T22:23:07.640

9 Can the Math 2.0 Forum's Closure be prevented? 2017-11-24T20:31:27.653

8 recommendation letter for teaching 2010-06-26T00:06:40.550

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 Would it make sense to have someone write separate teaching and non-teaching letters of reference for one candidate? 2011-01-29T22:30:48.033

8 Starting PhD at the age of 25 2011-03-29T18:08:21.567