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
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