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Lev Reyzin
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97 votes
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Is it normal for an advisor to expect >80 hour workweeks from PhD students, and threaten them with dismissal?

77 votes

How to silence the voice that tells you you're being financially irresponsible by spending 4 to 6 years doing a PhD?

62 votes

How to deal with a nosy fellow graduate student?

49 votes

Which is more impressive -- finishing a PhD in 2.5 years or getting more research done?

41 votes

Should I worry about a referee who recommended rejection being offended if my paper is accepted?

40 votes

Can I get an office in a university as an independent scholar?

24 votes

Some questions about math postdoc offers

20 votes
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Does a PhD student and first author choose the journal or their supervisor?

17 votes

When should I stop including talks on my cv?

17 votes

How intensive is the process of interviewing people for faculty openings?

14 votes

Are professors paid during sabbatical?

14 votes

How to quit/put on hold a PhD program due to personality clash with advisor?

9 votes
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Citing a result due to a single author that appears in a paper with multiple authors

8 votes
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"Pushing" a search committee for an answer?

7 votes

My PhD situation is giving me anxiety attacks. Is quitting (and losing 2 years) my only option?

7 votes

How to find the right balance between details and the main ideas?

7 votes
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Paper accepted for poster presentation in IEEE, what are the chances of it being published?

4 votes

Difference between computer science MS and MCS

3 votes

Failing postdoc?

3 votes
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Informal enquiries for faculty position

2 votes

How do I prove math background for Stats PhD?

2 votes

What is the importance of postdoctoral teaching experience for US tenure-track jobs?

1 vote

How do CS graduate school admissions weigh an unrelated master?

1 vote

Is it possible to make leaving a PhD look good on a CV / Resume?

1 vote

Should I choose a postdoc with greater potential for collaboration over a higher ranked institution?

1 vote

Very demanding adviser

0 votes

Are papers entirely unrelated to my field going to hurt my chances in the future?