I am a postdoc in the mathematics department at Brandeis University. Previously I was a graduate student at Rice University and an undergraduate at SUNY Geneseo. I spent most of my life pre-college in Kolkata, India.
259 How should I deal with discouragement as a graduate student? jun 29 '12
74 “I've somehow convinced everyone that I'm actually good at this” - how to effectively deal with Imposter Syndrome aug 9 '13
40 I graduated last year and my advisor passed away unexpectedly soon after. What should I do now for subsequent academic job searches? mar 23
35 “I've somehow convinced everyone that I'm actually good at this” - how to effectively deal with Imposter Syndrome aug 9 '13
26 Re: the advice of “You should never pick a nice advisor”, is it true that 'nice' professors fail to produce good students? feb 5
23 Why do research faculty pursue administrative positions, such as dean, provost, president, etc. ? Do such positions spell the end of one's research? oct 29