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The Effort Report

Nov 19, 2020

 Elizabeth and Roger discuss getting large center grants, being a calendar filler, crossing the cultural divide with collaborators, and the fungibility of academic money.

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Nov 6, 2020

Elizabeth and Roger discuss the lifetime of cognitive wrestling that comes with a career in academia.

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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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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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