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12 votes
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Predatory journal threatens me to either pay or they will retract the paper visibly online

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Is it worth resubmitting updated application materials a second time over poor sentence flow?

15 votes
4 answers
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How to be an independent student?

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NSF CAREER Proposal For PUI Faculty [closed]

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Tenured TEACHING positions (specifically in Applied Mathematics) [closed]

9 votes
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Advice for a young lecturer

12 votes
6 answers
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Paper rejected because 'it did not fit the scope of the journal"

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Including independent research project in PhD application

26 votes
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My colleague took my teaching materials to use as their own. What should I do?

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What are good questions to ask to prepare for a seminar?

14 votes
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Is there any ethical problem with a tiered grading system?

10 votes
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Should I use dynamically typed programming languages for data science even if I dislike them? [closed]

15 votes
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Why require permanent pens and disallow correction tools in exams?

4 votes
1 answer
374 views

getting into mathematical biology with a biology background

6 votes
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Reviewer's Concerns about Excessive Simulation Results [closed]

26 votes
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As a private tutor, is it ethical to recommend the student take more classes?

4 votes
2 answers
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Should I include the article I co-authored in my resume?

4 votes
3 answers
171 views

Dealing with repetitive introduction sections - copy-paste-edit approach

23 votes
9 answers
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My PhD supervisor gave up on me

0 votes
1 answer
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Is it possible that my previous "milestone projects" (Master's thesis, quals project, doctoral dissertation) will be audited? [closed]

7 votes
5 answers
3k views

Does it matter where you got your bachelor's degree when applying to PhD? [duplicate]

1 vote
1 answer
181 views

Logistics of job offer negotiation

3 votes
1 answer
262 views

How many hours of teaching do "12 taught US credits per academic year" correspond to?

13 votes
6 answers
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How to deal with failing ideas?

-2 votes
1 answer
130 views

My thesis proposal [closed]

0 votes
2 answers
218 views

Navigating Student Health Accommodations: A Delicate Balance

0 votes
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530 views

How often is a paper, that once had been forgotten and rarely referenced or regarded, rediscovered many years later and referenced heavily?

0 votes
2 answers
206 views

How to study and follow a lecture if it feels like the professor is info dumping and cramming too much information in 1 class period?

1 vote
4 answers
519 views

What should I do if my group members are uncooperative after a warning?

6 votes
1 answer
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I suspect that my PhD supervisor is trying to push me out of the lab and not give me credit for my work

47 votes
14 answers
10k views

Is it plagiarism using an AI to do the bulk of my LaTeX?

0 votes
1 answer
156 views

Does the prestige of a master's program affect your chances for a top PhD (math)?

0 votes
2 answers
651 views

Applying for postdoc after being assistant professor

4 votes
1 answer
330 views

Is it unethical to not disclose relationship when applying to same group

4 votes
2 answers
552 views

Can I use references when I am responding to Reviewer in Revisions [duplicate]

2 votes
0 answers
157 views

Do you have a link to a top-tier university press's policy re using AI to write a book?

3 votes
3 answers
834 views

Is it possible to download HTML versions of articles available on publishers' websites?

15 votes
6 answers
5k views

Is it bad practice to cite online news articles in solely because it's not a "reputable" source (i.e journal articles or even books)?

17 votes
4 answers
5k views

Is it okay for a co-author to share an unfinished manuscript with others?

5 votes
4 answers
3k views

What is the etiquette for applying for multiple PhDs?

14 votes
7 answers
9k views

Is it appropriate to use a QR code at the end of Thesis acknowledgements for a subtle banter?

3 votes
1 answer
120 views

Is it okay to include modified source code from Github with due credit in masters thesis?

1 vote
2 answers
138 views

Switching Career from Theoretical Physics to Biomedical Engineering

10 votes
4 answers
4k views

Assigned to Review a Paper I Previously Reviewed

15 votes
5 answers
9k views

In the U.S. academia, why do many institutes never send rejection letters for postdoc positions (to save the hassling of inquiries from applicants)?

24 votes
9 answers
9k views

How can I attract good postdocs?

8 votes
2 answers
3k views

Is it fine to email several people regarding internship programs and potentially have to turn down one?


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