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The Effort Report

Oct 24, 2020

Elizabeth and Roger discuss the NIH cap, more Zoom habits, personal strategic planning, what people do wrong in grants and papers, the value of diversity of experience, and iteration versus perseveration.

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Oct 9, 2020

Elizabeth and Roger discuss a number of “small” observations about grants, paper writing, and career timing.

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Terrence Tao

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Sep 25, 2020

Elizabeth and Roger talk about letters of recommendation, pep talks for mentees, journal decision-making, and transitions of power.

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Scripps Institute is fined for effort reporting

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Sep 9, 2020

Elizabeth and Roger discuss NIH reassigning grant reviews, usefulness of grant reviews, giving a poster vs. a talk, and how information is power.

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Aug 28, 2020

Elizabeth and Roger discuss going to the office, university complexity, how look professional on Zoom, and what exactly is a promotion.

Show notes:

Bret Devereaux thread on university finances

Chronicle of Higher Education article

Andrew Ishak video

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