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Why would academics spend funds on an apparently unnecessary publishing fee?

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I missed a paper from the past year which is very close to what I am doing. What should I do?

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Should I wait to send a revised manuscript?

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Polarizing paper "almost good enough", but no revision offered

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Arguments for vs against filtering Internet Access to legal Websites on University Campus [closed]

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How appreciated is "Part III" in the US?

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Is a PhD program the stage at which you define and carve out your own research niche?

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Interested in pursuing a Ph.D. to do research in making warp drive a reality [closed]

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Potential PhD advisor may lack qualifications

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Does moderating a conference panel go on a CV?

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Will a low PhD GPA be a problem for industry R&D positions? [closed]

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Banned from the Journal Cureus [closed]

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Ignored by university after requesting reimbursement for faculty interview campus travel

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Should one submit to a workshop and a conference at the same time, typically ACL and EMNLP?

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What are the platforms to monitor for academic job search (Tenure Track/ Long-Term Positions) in the Sciences? [closed]

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What is a note article?

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HealthCare policies for (short) medical leaves of absence [closed]

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Suggestions for math post doc topic after PhD

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How difficult is it to switch from non-tenure to tenure track in Japan?

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Updating co-author order after circulating draft

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What to do in my gap year to transition from a US pure math undergraduate to an applied math masters in France?

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What are the differences, if any, between area chairs and senior area chairs for a conference?

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What are examples of trustworthy no-fees open access scientific journals where serious scientists have published? [closed]

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About low cgpa for German universities

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What are the consequences of rejecting a Marie curie doctoral position, after accepting it?

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Regarding postdoctoral position in the USA [closed]

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My dad forces me to go to work with him every single day, and he never lets me study what I dream of doing [closed]

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Academics in the USA that were sponsored for H1B visa, can you tell me about your experience? How long did it take, how was the process?

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How do you reference Amazon - the company? [closed]

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List of "possible publications" at international conferences

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Leaving tenure track position [duplicate]

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How to tell new grad advisor that I need to transfer after I just picked his university

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Incomplete experiments, note to reviewer?

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What should I do if I messed up my pre-thesis project and I just want to end it as soon as possible and switch a group for master thesis?

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What is the average number of students looked at for a quantitative education study? [closed]

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How do I save my group project and my mark?

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I am copywriting my college final year project. What should I put in address section? [closed]

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What is the difference between Design Research and Design Science methods?

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Anyone works/worked with Geobacter sulfurreducens? [closed]

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Which university is better for robotics and employability, POSTECH or Sungkyunkwan University? [closed]

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Can I Use Old Work to Complete New Assignments? [closed]


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