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A curriculum vitae (CV) or resume provides an overview of a person's education, academic and industry experience, some of his qualifications, research interests and a list of his references. A CV may be optimized and edited to highlight some parts of the CV to be presented into a research institute or to apply for a job.

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Should papers under review be listed in CV? [duplicate]

First, I know this question has been asked already here but was never answered. I am applying for an assistant professorship position (in CS) and due to overloaded teaching duties over the last years, ...
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Do PhD students at “prestigous” universities publish less as students?

I'm a 4th year PhD student in Education, and I'm noticing a trend that no one seems to be able to explain to me. I'm at a large state school (ranked ~30 in education, better in my discipline for ...
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Can you suggest a format to add publications (from my CV) to my resume?

I am applying for a research job in industry. I would like to create a version of my resume that includes the relevant elements of my CV: Publications, presentations, and my dissertation title and ...
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Can advisor list a former PhD student, who changed advisors, in his/her CV?

I found that my former PhD advisor was still listing me as his student and he was the chair of my committee. I changed advisors a few years ago and left him. He didn't remain in my committee. It is ...
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Should I mention myself as a tutor on chegg in my CV?

I am a tutor on Chegg in the subject advanced physics and have recently been applying to various internship opportunities as I am in my final year of undergrad. I have the experience of being an ...
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Should I inform about an updated CV post deadline? (CS PhD USA)

Background: CS Undergrad applying to CS PhD Programs, USA. (Assuming) I have a paper A in review at a Journal B, and I get the acceptance for the same 2 months post the deadline of applying. Question: ...
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Listing contribution to SE on a CV [duplicate]

Scholarship and public benefit: As a social science PhD student I frequently encounter discussions about the need for "public scholarship" in the humanities and humanistic social sciences. ...
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Should one add a “research statement” in their CV

Background: CS Undergrad applying to CS PhD (USA) My CV is 2 pages long. The second page is only half filled. Question: Should I add two short sentences regarding my research interests? (at the end) *...
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Do students get rejected if they did bad on a graduate interview despite having a strong cv? [closed]

Long story short, I did bad in a graduate interview because I was not prepared and I am in a depressive episode but was trying to fight it, I am way better than what I presented myself as, I felt that ...
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Is blogging experience (on medium) relevant on the CV for PhD CS Admissions? (US)

Background: Undergrad applying to PhD CS Programs in the US I had done a blogging internship in my sophomore year and I had written 10 blogs during the tenure. All the articles are relevant to my ...
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At what point do you remove undergrad / graduate awards and honors from your CV?

Like most academics, my CV gradually gets longer, as each year I add new information. Rarely do I go through and remove information that seems no longer relevant. I realized today that my CV still ...
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How to include research with a professor on a CV after they have moved to a different university than the one I attended

I am putting together a CV detailing my research experience as I finish my PhD. I noticed that one of the professors I worked with as an undergraduate at my alma mater is now at a different university....
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Correct verb for professor “writing” student exams?

On their CV, how should an associate professor go about making a bullet point accomplishment that they "designed / wrote / created / produced" student exams? that is, devised several pages ...
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What and how to write about these problems in my CV when I apply to phd program in Europe

I completed my Masters in mathematics in my home country (a developing country in Asia) in June 2020. I applied to 6 professors to do a PhD in the last semester of my Masters. I was rejected for 5 and ...
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How does 'accepted' but not published paper look on my CV?

I am an undergraduate who recently worked on a 1-page abstract (as a team of 3) and got it accepted to the conference. However, neither our advisors nor the university agreed to aid us on the ...
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How to get objective advice on my CV and career progress in detail?

My research is in computational modeling of an additive manufacturing (3D printing) process. My PhD advisor and now my postdoc advisor seems satisfied with my research output. My collaborators (...
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Claiming authorship for substantial work on a single-author-only paper

I recently worked on a research project for a client of my organization who was chosen for a highly prestigious lecture in my field (delivered annually). As part of convention, the lecturer is also ...
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May I use my former-yet-active email address of an institute as a contact channel in my current CV?

Since I was a master student in (the North American) X university, my email roboticist@x.edu has been still active, even though it is a couple of years that I have left that university. Now, I'm about ...
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Should textbook acknowledgments be included as publications on a CV?

I've worked through a major publisher to contribute applied portions to several textbooks, and am listed in the acknowledgements sections. These were not one-day content reviews and singular ...
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Updating CV with Grant Funding Awarded but not used/PI internally but not externally on grants and contracts

I have a couple of questions about how to report the funding I earned or maintained while at my previous employer on my CV. I worked for a public university academic research center where we had ...
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What is the difference between cover letter, resume and personal statement?

I am applying for an undergrad scholarship. I am required to "upload cover letter and resume" as well as a "personal statement". I have never applied for a job or a scholarship ...
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Reading Projects Listing in CV

So I'm a Physics undergrad about to apply for my master's. I'm currently making my CV and I was listing out the reading projects that I've done and was confused if I should: List out all the books I ...
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Bad score in IELTS, should I send it anyway?

A graduate program I'm applying for in mathematics requires fluency in English but didn't set the lower bound for the IELTS score. I'm very good at English but I went to the test unprepared and got ...
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Contact programs about wrong dates for part-time research assistantship in college?

So I am submitting applications for this cycle (Fall 2021). I graduated from school a few years ago and did occasional part-time work as a research assistant in college. In my application, I recorded ...
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CV - How to put article type projects on CV

I will going to apply for masters (in physics) and I am trying to write a CV. I have wrote two "article type" papers during these years with my advisors. I am wondering how can I put them ...
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How to put remote internship on CV

Due to the current pandemic I started working remotely on a research project several months ago under the supervision of a physics professor. Just a few days ago we finished and submitted a paper to a ...
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How to respond to a possible supervisor asking for a CV I don't have

I'm a second-year graduate student in a large and well-known American physics department. For a variety of reasons, I've decided to "jump" sub-fields -- into biophysics, though I hadn't ...
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Difference between university/departmental service and extracurricular university service on CV

I'm a first year assistant professor and the service component of the CV is somewhat unfamiliar territory for me, since my previous jobs never required service. For the last few years, I've followed ...
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Including travel grants on CV

In the UK, a number of scientific associations like the Royal Society of Biology or the Institute of Physics offer competitive travel grants to PhD students and early-career researchers. They are ...
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How to put a position you could not attend due to visa problems in CV?

I was offered a PhD position from university X with a research assistantship from company Y both in U.S., but I could not attend because my US visa application got refused. Now I am wondering if I can ...
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Can I claim my assignment solutions as mini projects in my resume?

I am currently doing Master of Technology (M.Tech) in CSE from IIT Kanpur, and here each and every assignment is like a mini project in itself. For example in my Advanced Computer Architecture course, ...
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When submitting a CV as part of my graduate school application, should I include hyperlinks?

I am currently in the process of applying to different PhD programs. As part of my application, I am required to upload a CV. On my CV, I have included hyperlinks to my GitHub home page, my Google ...
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Describing remarkable extra jobs done in coursework in CV because of teacher's incompetence, in a professional manner?

Last year in the course Computer Networking, the teacher invented a relatively creative course lab to replace the legacy Wireshark labs from UMass, to let us write programs implementing some ...
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How should I list multiple pick-ups of the same published media interviews on a CV?

I am updating a physician's CV where there are many instances where a printed or online interview he did was picked up and published by several different (unrelated) publications. I am unable to find ...
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What should I write in the experience section of CV?

I have recently graduated with a BSc degree in Physics. I haven't had any internship before. Well, all internships last summer were cancelled because of covid. Now, I am applying for few internships ...
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How to describe this type of a scholarship?

Hi I'm applying to grad school and was writing my CV for the first time in my life, so had a question... How do I describe a scholarship that was given upon entrance and lasts for four years and pays ...
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How to write formally about skipping one year of highschool on CV

I’m writing a CV to apply to graduate schools right now. I’ve ran into problems translating some things in the CV. How do I write the fact that I skipped one year of highschool formally? Should I just ...
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Should I put on my CV a postdoc which I am going to quit? [closed]

I am currently doing a postdoc but I am looking for something else as the position turned out to be completely different with respect to the job description. I have been in this postdoc for 4 months ...
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How to deal with inconsistencies in my last name spelling on official documents?

In my native language, my last name contains a letter, which can be transliterated into English in three different ways. Namely: ja, ya and ia. When I tried to transliterate my last name to English ...
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Strengthening my CV [duplicate]

Does being accepted at great colleges but me rejecting to go to a better place hold any place in my CV, like Selected at this place in the department of that?
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Best position title for International/USA context

I am writing a resume for a doctoral application. In my current job, I am an Assistant Professor (tenured). However, besides being young, I don't have a doctorate or postdoctoral degree. I am also not ...
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Should I put an experimental experience from master' degree as a skillset in my CV after a computational PhD?

I am applying for mechanical engineering and materials engineering postdoc positions. I mostly apply for computational research positions but sometimes I apply where they are looking for ...
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I published a review article in a journal that is not well known. Can I include it in my CV?

A few months ago I published a review in this journal . Given that the journal is in Italian (although the review is available in both Italian and English) and that it is handled by a local university,...
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Which CV format should I use? [closed]

I am applying to PhD programs this year. I want to know which CV format I should use: Here is something I found on pinterest: https://www.pinterest.com/pin/837036280728995057/ Here is something I ...
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Stating minor degree on CV

At my institution, we are supposed to complete pre-requisite courses required for minor in a particular area and then apply for a minor degree in it. At this point I haven't applied for one, just ...
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Indicating undergraduate authors on CV

I have noticed that in some fields, it is common to indicate in your CV (with italics, asterisks, or other symbols) if a coauthor is an undergraduate student. I have even seen similar practices for ...
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Where is it acceptable to mention an abnormally high stipend?

Student X's GRA stipend is more than double that of their peers in the same major. They wonder if this is appropriate to mention this as a negotiating tool in certian scenarios. One reason for this is ...
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Recommender sent me letter to submit

I am applying for postdoc positions this fall, and have three references. My main two writers are doing everything as I expected. The third agreed to write a letter for me--and he wrote a very good ...
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Can it be disadvantageous to actively publish in completely different fields?

I'm a researcher in a STEM field and work at an institute where research staff salaries (including mine) are dependent entirely on third-party grant money. I've already successfully obtained research ...
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Cv and cover letter for PhD admission

I am wondering about the cv format for PhD application. In professional setting, for example, in the research experience part, I write a lot about what I did in my research rather than doing so in the ...

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