Index Abel Prize, 134 academic career path of, 70 duties of, 13 is not a high school teacher, 13 academic life big promotions in, 66 negative aspects of, 65 academics are fragile, 86 do more than teach, 13 is more competitive, 12 acquisitions editor, 158, 161 adjunct faculty, 225 pay scale, 226 teaching evaluations of, 227 with year-long contracts, 226 Adobe Illustrator, 161 adult life choices in, 261 advising undergraduate, 46 AE, 156 Affirmative Action Committee, 191 after class talking to students, 20 Ahlfors, Lars, 82 Aleks, 224 Allendoerfer Award, 135 Almgren, Frederick J., 82 alumni raising money from, 233 American Mathematical Society, 48 American Mathematical Monthly, 30 AMS, 49 as pioneer in electronic media, 167 Book Prize, 135 Ethics Document, 171 applied mathematicians, 83 apportioning one’s time, 13 art editor, 161 assinging time to tasks, 249 Assistant Professor duties of, 4 mid-tenure review, 186 regular assessment of, 186 termination of, 186 yearly review of, 187 associate editor, 156 and referee, 156 gets referee’s reports, 156 job of, 156 of a journal, 156 Association for Women in Mathemat- ics, 48 audience like a herd of cows, 109 AWM, 49 ocher Prize, 134 Beamer, 34 293
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