Cuihua (Cindy) Shen, Ph.D. 沈粹华
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General advice for graduate students
Should you go to grad school?
Advice from renowned network scientist
The PhD Grind
: An 122-page memoir of Philip Guo's PhD career in computer science.
The Professor Is In
: An excellent resource by Karen Kelsky, ex-tenured prof and now professional academic career coach. I highly recommend her
Pearl of Wisdom
Sterne's collection of
academic professionalization resources
: Eszter Hargittai's excellent advice column on professionalism
Get a life, PhD
: A sociology professor's advice on writing, being effective and efficient at work, and other professionalization advice.
Academia vs. Industry
: Lada Adamic's excellent summary of the pros/cons of both worlds
Specific advice for communication grad students
Jesse Fox has compiled a list of
key books for comm students
Simple intro to R from
R Starter kit from
(intended especially for experienced users of other statistical software).
Course on R and R programming by
R style guide by Google
LaTeX and others
Getting started with LaTeX
LaTeX tutorial by Andrew Roberts
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