Mad Boss Management #1: Give me 1 million USD! ๐Ÿ˜

I didn’t have chance to talk to Le Supervisor from the morning due to tight schedule of lab. I got informed by our secretary that he is not in a good mood today. He has scolded 2 staffs and 3 students since the morning ๐ŸŒ‹๐ŸŒ‹๐ŸŒ‹๐ŸŒ‹๐ŸŒ‹. Wow, so scary… ๐Ÿ˜ฑ It was almost lunch time, I…

Manuscript Review: May peace be with them… ๐Ÿ˜

I have been reviewing a manuscript submitted to a peer-review journal, on behalf of Le Supervisor. I was appointed as a co-reviewer and I accepted that. โœŒ The manuscript was on a project regarding green materials. The authors performed some modeling studies to identify the relationship of the chemical structures of the materials and the…

Jealousy = Motivation??? ๐Ÿ˜ฎ๐Ÿ˜ฎ๐Ÿ˜ฎ

Aside from our current running projects, I am writing a paper on water toxicity assessment with Le Supervisor. It involves huge size of data of which I struggled to cope with. We spent countless days (since February 2016) on the figure preparations and discussion. It is coming to an end soon (I anticipate) because we…

Invited Speaker: To be or not to be? ๐Ÿ˜ฎ๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜

Le Supervisor got invited to give a talk in a university. He turned to me: “Angelyn, I just received this, look!” I moved closer to read on the email without saying anything. He continued: “I am so busy and I don’t want to go. Would you represent me to present about our research there? ๐Ÿ˜Ž”…

Hokkien Mee Party, are you sure?! ๐Ÿ˜‚

โ€‹Over the lunch chat, I tell Le Supervisor: “Last time when I went back to Malaysia, it was too short and I was so busy, I didn’t have chance to eat Hokkien Mee.”  Without saying a word, he started Googling on the recipes of the dish. Many turn out. He says: “Which one you like?”…

A Spontaneous Fishy Outing ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜

One of the materials I need for my experiment is running low, I informed Le Supervisor to purchase it. He doesn’t remember from which company it was from. He usually buy it on his own. “So we go and buy in Nchbg?”, I asked ๐Ÿ˜ฎ. “Yeah, why not? Today?”, checking his schedule… “Hmmm… I have…

“I must warn you!”๐Ÿ˜ค

Today is a rather relaxing day, I only need to attend 2 meetings, do some simple experiments, process some data, improve some manuscripts… Ok, I should stop counting or it doesn’t sound so relaxing anymore. ๐Ÿ˜ While I was thinking to take a break walking myself to the pantry holding my mug, Le Supervisor: “Angelyn,…

[My look victims] +1 ๐Ÿ˜

Attended a party. While I was talking with my female friends, a cute guy came by and introduced himself to me. So we exchanged names and I introduced him my friends. He suggests all of us should go for a trip together or something. I was “Ehhe, we’ll see then.”, and got back to my…