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How does one ensure their knowledge of a field is complete when doing a literature review

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What are the time demands on a PhD student who is helping set up a lab?

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What is the most efficient way of deducing the culture of a lab during graduate recruitment days?

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What is the proper etiquette for requesting speakers from industry for an academic seminar?

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Is a hybrid career possible in academia

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Can productivity out weigh a bad reference and or relationship with a postdoc advisor? What to do when a relationship sours?

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How to disclose a major change in scope from orignal F31 submission

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How to gauge the prestige of an individual researcher when selecting a PhD advisor

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Does prestige of PhD granting insitution matter for those wanting to work in industry? And can a high level post doc position elevate an application?

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Is it possible to write and defend a dissertation on work for a private company?

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Is age a factor when applying for federally-funded pre-doctoral fellowships (such as NIH's F-31 grant)?

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Is apprenticeship/reading the only way to learn experimental design? Are there books/papers about the theory of designing a sound experiment?

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How does one modify a statement of purpose to remain effective as the applicant age increases?

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How to solicit funded research projects from industry to perform while in graduate school?

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Is verbal commitment to work with a potential advisor binding in a moral sense?

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In-house code used in paper methods section but not shared

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Authorship for helping collect data for 1 or 2 figures

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Supplementing Postdoc Salary with stipends while on NIH training grant

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2nd vs 3rd author position, early in one's career does this matter?

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Can outside observers discern graduate student agency from a CV or papers?

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Is it rude to ask a professor you do not know and in a different department to borrow equipment?

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Combining research related work and dissertation topic en route to PhD

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How to engage interdisciplinary professors in forming an MS thesis committee and project?