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Mehta
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26 votes
9 answers
12k views

Do academics look down on applicants who leave academia and try to go back?

6 votes
4 answers
8k views

Are researchers generally sympathetic to not taking jobs in certain countries?

14 votes
4 answers
8k views

Are Asian-Americans considered an "underrepresented minority" in academia in the US?

0 votes
3 answers
4k views

Addressing loss of productivity during pandemic [closed]

5 votes
2 answers
3k views

Are undergrads applying to top math Phd programs expected to have taken core graduate clases?

7 votes
3 answers
2k views

Is it important for postdocs to have a "postdoc mentor"?

9 votes
3 answers
2k views

How do I share my ideas without being scooped?

10 votes
4 answers
2k views

Dealing with unpleasant people in conferences

11 votes
2 answers
1k views

Is my research statement supposed to lead to papers in top journals?

3 votes
2 answers
1k views

Why is it not the norm to pay for travel expenses for academics moving to new jobs? [closed]

4 votes
0 answers
822 views

How competitive are postdocs in math? [closed]

3 votes
3 answers
727 views

Do postdoc/professor search committees read the files from all candidates?

2 votes
3 answers
611 views

How does chance play a role in getting tenure-track and tenured positions?

-2 votes
4 answers
409 views

Is there anything that resembles an algorithm for success in academia?

2 votes
1 answer
293 views

Doing a postdoc where the faculty don't work in your area

1 vote
2 answers
241 views

Potential for interview when abroad

3 votes
0 answers
197 views

How do I deal with colleagues/advisers who aren't responsive to e-mails?