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Peteris
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  • Riga, Republic of Latvia
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Is it ethical to refuse enrollment of a previously dishonest student if you are the sole instructor for a required course?

39 votes

What is the socio-economic argument or historical basis for university tuition fees?

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How should I reference my Github repository with materials for my paper?

37 votes

Is it ethical for a professor to get masters students to work on open source modules related to the professor's profit-making company?

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Why is getting a PhD considered "financially irresponsible" by some people?

29 votes

No mention of previous work = reject?

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How to ensure that putting a product's photo in a paper does not violate copyright?

25 votes

How can I address a student systematically boosting their grades by filing frivolous complaints?

24 votes

My supervisor is suggesting I will fail my PhD, is this possible?

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Is it acceptable to criticise papers when writing a related work section

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Student registration fee at conferences for ex-students for work done as a student

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What does overhead rate mean?

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Is it acceptable to heavily reference blogs, forums, and other informal media?

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Is it possible to pursue PhD in different area than master's thesis?

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How to tell a professor at a foreign university politely and impressively that I can’t cover the costs of living for my PhD?

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Is there any way to detect high tech (e.g. cell-phone assisted) academic dishonesty?

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Reviewers’ comments are not sufficient to reject my paper, what to do?

12 votes

Who is supposed to repeat experiments?

11 votes

How do you judge the potential of a newer journal?

10 votes

Recommenders that are professors but not co-authors

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Why is ASU asking for my wife's high school transcripts when she is already in college?

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What can I do to get academic credit/recognition from my hobby project?

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What is an "un-reproducible result"?

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Is there a general way to propose research to the community?

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How can I avoid being "the negative one" when giving feedback on statistics?

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What does it mean if a professor does not respond to an email about research in a week

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Why do we pay to present at conferences?

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Can I reduce/change the margins given in the template of a journal?

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How much can you trust a reference of a paper that is not available

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I am nominated to Community Contribution Award. Should university financially support my travel?