Weird thing

There are people who got too good at academia, and now their job is mostly to manage a sports brand

✅ You got your PhD hooray!
✅ You got a postdoc hooray!
✅ You got a professorship hooray!
✅ You got tenure hooray!
✅ You were promoted to department chair hooray!
✅ You were promoted to dean of your faculty hooray!
✅ You were promoted to chancellor oh no now you spend your whole day talking and writing about your university's football team in order to bring in alumni donations; you lost by winning

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there are two reasonable points at which to dwell:

bachelor degree

associate prof (with tenure)

masters or full prof are acceptable stretch goals

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