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Networking on the Network

Networking on the Network


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Description of how researchers can build a community around a research topic
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Networking on the Network:
A Guide to Professional Skills for PhD Students

Phil Agre
Department of Information Studies
University of California, Los Angeles
Los Angeles, California 90095-1520


Copyright 1993-2005 by Phil Agre.

This is the version of 14 August 2005. Please send me any comments that might improve future versions, particularly if
you have tried putting my advice into practice.

66000 words.

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Table of contents:

2.The Basic Steps
3.Building a Professional Identity
4.Networking and Your Dissertation
5.Academic Language
6.How to Get a Job
7.Advising Others
8.How to Get Tenure
9.Your Career
10.Understanding the Research World
11.Positive Leadership
12.References on Networking

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