300 INDEX and the Affirmative Action Com- mittee, 191 competitive salaries, 189 Dean as albatross in the process, 189 demands of the candidate, 189 diversity in, 191 emotions run high during, 190 hoops for candidates to jump through, 190 reduced teaching load, 192 salary negotiations, 189 startup funds, 189, 191 two-body problem, 192 History on the Web, 187 hitting the ground running, 251 homework creating a good assignment, 18 missed assignment, 20 Hughes Aircraft, 58 ICM, 129 talks at, 129 in-house editor, 158 industrial job working at, 38 industry discretion in working on problems, 66 skills in, 67 interdisciplinary programs, 197 and the Dean, 198 International Congress of Mathemati- cians, 129 main purpose of, 130 talks, 130 Internet good for cheap dissemination, 99 good for rapid dissemination, 99 stability of, 99 interview job, 67 job interview, 67 jobs in industry, 65 joint appointment, 232 joint math meetings, 13 joint meetings, 130 banquets and receptions at, 132 booths at, 131 convention center, 132 issues of current interest, 131 old friends at, 132 publishers at, 131 purpose of, 131 registration fee at, 132 sightseeing at, 132 special sessions at, 131 subvention of, 132 journal academic aspects of, 158 business aspects of, 158 managing work flow for, 156 standards for, 157 that will accept papers in French and German, 50 junior faculty voice of, 201 Kaplansky, Irving, 88 Klein, David, 266 Larson, Roland, 138 learning the American system, 163 least of all evils, 172 leave of absence
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