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26 votes

Why would a post-graduate interviewer care about my knowledge regarding their school?

13 votes

May I email a former lecturer?

12 votes

How can I recover the lost time in my career?

11 votes

I may have to write a bad recommendation for an underperforming student researcher in the Fall. How to avoid this without being exploitative?

8 votes

I’m being asked to research maths for my Python module. Is this right?

6 votes

How can I deal with students that are too sensitive when they are wrong? Particularly when they answer simple questions incorrectly during class?

6 votes

How do you hide your past online identity when you enter Academia?

6 votes

Is being a poor writer a serious impediment as a researcher?

6 votes

Is it ethically justifiable to conceal a fatal conceptual flaw in a thesis to avoid an unaffordable 2-year setback if the flaw is the advisor's fault?

6 votes

Should I cite non-peer reviewed work that helped in my research in a peer-reviewed publication?

5 votes

Is it bad for professors/supervisors to have their PhD students drop out?

5 votes

My interview went well but at the end the interviewer said "All the best for your future endeavours". What does it mean?

5 votes

Is it acceptable to hide your affiliation in research paper?

5 votes

Is it reasonable to have concerns about the recognition of Russian degrees given the war in Ukraine?

5 votes

How can I finish my PhD in the next year when I don't have any interesting results yet?

4 votes

Left academia for a job with a publishing company. Is it normal to feel guilty or "settled" about a decision? How to overcome the feeling?

4 votes

How to avoid theft of potentially patentable IP when trying to obtain a Ph.D?

4 votes
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How do I reference/cite a figure created specially for me by someone else?

3 votes

Should I consider another Ph.D somewhere else after a year and half into my current Ph.D?

3 votes

Why do so many papers state the obvious?

3 votes

UK faculty salaries are much lower than US – is there any upside?

3 votes

What tried and tested possibilities are there to create a poster without using LaTeX?

3 votes

Why don't PhD students work in pairs?

3 votes

Why are numeric citations used?

3 votes

What am I in the gap between PhD and postdoc?

2 votes

Strategy as a PhD student for earning good letters of recommendation in 1-3 years

2 votes

How can I enumerate the past research to show my research is noteworthy?

2 votes

Results that are too good to be true - peer review

2 votes

Is it impolite to send the professor a pre-written letter of recommendation for approval?

2 votes

How to tactfully refuse to be listed as a co-author