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From NAGT's On the Cutting Edge Collection
Each year we ask leaders of the workshop on Preparing for an Academic Career in the Geosciences to describe their own careers for the benefit of workshop
Participants in the workshop are graduate students and postdocs who are not necessarily familiar with the variety of positions at
different kinds of academic institutions. They are also quite curious about the expectations for teaching, research, and service at different
types of institutions. Please answer the following questions with that audience in mind.
This form must be completed in a single session. You may wish to compose your answers in a word processor and then paste them into this form.
e.g. 'Student Handout for Sauerkraut Assignment'
UnspecifiedJPEGGIFPNGSVGMicrosoft WordMicrosoft Word 2007 (.docx)PowerPointPowerPoint 2007 (.pptx)PowerPoint Slideshow (.ppsx)ExcelExcel 2007 (.xlsx)Excel 2007 macro-enabled (.xlsm)Acrobat (PDF)Rich Text FileText FileComma Separated ValuesFlash VideoQuicktime VideoFlash MP4 VideoMP4 VideoFlash AnimationMP3 AudioM4A AudioPhotoshopIllustratorKMLFileKMZ FileZip Archivegzip ArchiveStuffit ArchiveDisk Image FileHTML FileEncapsulated PostscriptPostscriptTIFFJar ArchiveJava Web StartWebM VideoOgg VideoStella RuntimeStella Model (v9 .stm)Stella Model (v10 .stmx)XML fileShockWave Component (SWC)Matlab .MAT FileMatlab FileMATLAB Live ScriptMathematica NotebookMathematica CDF fileCogsketch WorksheetWebVTTJupyter NotebookcalendarR scriptUnknown BinaryThe system will attempt to determine the correct file type based on the name of the file you've selected. Choosing the correct file type here will override that.
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