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Workshop dates on a CV

Since the workshops are an activity that shows your qualification for the job for which you are applying, they should be on your CV. However, you need to summarize them. For example, you can list the ...
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How/where to cite corrigendum publication on CV?

I would list them together, with the add-on content either a) in brackets, or b) indented with a tab to clearly mark them as part of the same work. You really don't want it to appear like you're ...
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Should I use `is ranked ...`, `was ranked ...`, or `ranked ...` in the awards section of my CV?

I suggest that "is" would not be correct if the exam is offered periodically. The others are fine, but a year should be specified for an annual exam. "National" might also need ...
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Should I use `is ranked ...`, `was ranked ...`, or `ranked ...` in the awards section of my CV?

For resume, depending on the resume styles, sometimes, people would prefer to briefly highlight key points, and may write: Ranked first out of 10k students in the national entrance exam in AI Member ...
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Should one highlight an article's positions in the journal issue if it is first?

No, I would not highlight this. It's not typical to do, and there's no guarantee that the journal did actually intentionally set your article first - it seems to me like it would be embarrassing to ...
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Job Titles at German Universities - Proper English Counterparts?

I was faced with the same dilemma. I just used the original German together with my attempt at a literal translation. If your experience is pertinent, you will have to elaborate on what you did anyway....
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Job Titles at German Universities - Proper English Counterparts?

In my experience, no-one really distinguishes between Wissenschaftliche Hilfskraft and Studentische Hilfskraft, the difference is in the pay: in general, the pay of university employees (even student ...
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Claiming authorship for substantial work on a single-author-only paper

What does "producing the models" mean to you? Did you choose something from a drop-down menu and massage the code a bit? Or did you formulate a mathematical model entirely from scratch based ...
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Is it a good idea to add a cover letter to a scholarship application when a cover letter is not specifically required?

If you have been already denied, then it would be good to explain how the current application differs from the application that was denied. If I were on the committee, that would be the first thing I ...
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