Category Archives: Graduate School

Being a Trans Person in Academia. Part I: Applying For Grad School While Trans

Here I am, I am 25 years old, I am living in San Francisco, working at an office job at the San Francisco Bar Association, and living in an illegal sublet in the Castro.  My job isn’t going anywhere for … Continue reading

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Being A Trans Person in Academia

Hi there! If you have ever read this blog you might know that I am the person behind Biostatistics Ryan Gosling, or you might have followed along for my research on social networks (which sometimes involves chimpanzees) or that I like … Continue reading

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Defended!

I just defended my dissertation. I simultaneously want to take a three-years nap, and do a victory lap around campus. Hurray!

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Emails to New Grad Students

Here it is July 22, 2013!  Unless the structure of time and/or the academic calendar has changed, that means that many thousands of people are about to embark on the wondrous adventure of graduate school in a mere month or … Continue reading

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