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Queries related to journals, books, conference proceedings, etc.
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Questions and discussions about the Doctor of Philosophy degree and programs leading to it.
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On strategies, procedures, and problems related to getting admitted to, or selecting students to be admitted to, a graduate degree program.
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Questions DIRECTLY ABOUT performing academic research in any discipline. Read the tag wiki before applying this tag.
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Questions related to school of higher learning, especially for Master's degree or Ph. D.
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Queries related to citing or referencing published or unpublished sources.
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Queries related to initiation, preparation, edit and presentation of a research thesis which is a long research report including personal research conclusions and outputs. This publication should only…
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Queries related to a master's degree, sometimes referred to as a post-graduate degree.
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Online or printed academic periodicals in specific subjects to which the research papers in various topics are sent by the authors and are published after being reviewed and accepted by the editorial …
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On standards or conventions specific to mathematics as an academic discipline, and programs that lead to a degree in this field.
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The one who helps students to select courses or an academic major, engages in short term and long term educational planning, assists to prepare the thesis necessary to obtain the degree; or a person w…
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On the evaluation of work (typically, a publication or grant proposal) by the author's peers. This includes: refereeing, which is often used to determine an academic paper's suitability for publicatio…
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An academic gathering for researchers, scientists, engineers, etc. to present and discuss their work and mutual academic interests.
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related to the role and duties of a teacher, an academic instructor, tutor or a teaching assistant.
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On the moral code or ethical policy of academia, including values such as avoidance of cheating or plagiarism; maintenance of academic standards; and honesty in research and publishing.
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The customary code of polite behavior amongst the academic world.
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Queries related to progression of academics in various capacities from a student to a professor and the various stages involved in the process.
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refers to application process for an academic course or an academic employment.
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On standards or conventions specific to computer science as an academic discipline, and programs that lead to a degree in this field.
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refers to questions related to source and utilization of academic funding from government or non-governmental sources.
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intended for a critical and informed audience, based on closely investigated knowledge, and posits ideas or arguments.
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Regarding the job hunt during and after the completion of graduate studies.
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Queries related to professors, a highly accomplished and recognized academic and an expert in their respective discipline.
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On standards or conventions specific to the United States higher education system, which differs in structure and style from the systems in other parts of North America, South America, Europe, Asia, o…
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Regarding Post-Doctoral appointments, duties and job-hunt.
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Questions on recommendation or reference letters received from faculty members when applying for graduate schools or faculty positions.
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A curriculum vitae (CV) or resume provides an overview of a person's education, academic and industry experience, some of his qualifications, research interests and a list of his references. A CV may …
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On the process of submitting a paper for review or publication by a conference or journal. Typical questions with this tag relate to selection of preferred or conflicted reviewers, timeline of the sub…
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Queries related to universities, as an institution of higher eduacation that grants academic degrees and provides both undergraduate education and postgraduate education.
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Queries related to academic authorship credit claimed by those making intellectual contributions to a journal article, book, or other original scholarly work.
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On providing academic services (such as teaching, advising, and research mentorship) specifically to undergraduates. Questions about undergraduate-specific issues that could not apply to graduate or …
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About research projects performed by (or involving) undergraduate students
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On the duties, responsibilities, titles, and benefits associated with an academic job. (For questions on searching for an academic job, use 'job-search' instead.)
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the practice of taking credit for someone else’s work.
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Questions on using e-mail for communicating literature and collaborating with peers. Also related to academic advertising or announcements.
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Concerning an individual, what influences them, professional interests, and plan for the future, typically described as part of a college applicant's application for admission.