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Questions about Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, a non-governmental accreditation organization.
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In academia going abroad means attending a position to study, teach and/or do research in another country
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a brief summary of a research article, thesis, review, conference proceeding to help the reader quickly ascertain the paper's contribution to the field.
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Cruel and/or violent mistreatment of a person or animal in researches or academic places.
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Questions about ceremonial academic dress, such as the "cap and gown" worn in many traditions at graduation and similar ceremonies.
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Concerning the freedom to research topics, publish papers and discuss findings free of external censorship or other pressure.
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Regarding inquiries into the evolution and development of academia as an institution from a historical perspective.
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Questions related to academic culture, academic communities, and the coexistence of "life" and "academia."
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Concerning the external evaluation of an institution of higher learning by an accreditation authority.
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On acknowledging an individual, agency, or institution that contributed funding, criticism, encouragement, or other support to a thesis or manuscript.
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Questions relating to (ACM) The Association for Computing Machinery.
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Questions concerning adjunct faculty, those with non-permanent, often part time, contractual positions with a university.
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On the administration or running of an academic department or organization, or the people associated with this role. [administration] is mainly concerned with overseeing regular operations, while [gov…
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The one who helps students to select courses or an academic major, engages in a short term and long term educational planning, assists in preparing the thesis necessary to obtain the degree; or a pers…
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a contractual connection between an academic institution an a student or an employee.
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On standards or conventions specific to the African higher education system, which differs in structure and style from the systems in America, Europe, Asia, or Oceania.
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Questions about how age of the researchers and applicants to higher education may affect their opportunities in academia and their research productivity.
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an unofficial stage in the process of doctoral study at which the student has completed the coursework and other early milestones (such as the qualifying exam) but has …
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Questions about the alumni of the academic and research institutes.
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Queries related to announcements on upcoming conferences, journals, etc.
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Questions concerning systems where the identity of those involved is intended to be unknown, such as in double- or single-bind peer-review.
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On handling questions from students or from the audience of a lecture, seminar, thesis defense, or other presentation.
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On standards or conventions specific to anthropology as an academic discipline, and programs that lead to a degree in this field
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refers to application process for an academic course or an academic employment.
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For questions about cover letter attached to applications or curricula vitae for an academic position. This is not for cover letters for submissions to journals.
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a pre-publication archive for academic papers.
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On standards or conventions specific to higher education in Asian countries, in ways that differ in structure and style from the systems in other parts of the world.
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Queries related to assessment of students for skills, attitudes, knowledge etc.
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Questions that relate to the academic rank of assistant professor.