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37 votes
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Is it possible to have a healthy work-life balance as a professor?

18 votes
11 answers
7k views

Do Professors Get An Education "Allowance"?

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3 answers
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Should I mention in my statement of purpose that I did not attend lectures in my last two years of undergrad?

22 votes
3 answers
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I conceptually understand a result, but not its mathematical implementation – how can I defend using it?

3 votes
2 answers
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Applying to a PhD with a weak masters thesis

2 votes
1 answer
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Can PhD students take a semester or two to study abroad, similar in nature to a sabbatical?

2 votes
1 answer
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Getting accepted to present at a conference, but choosing not to go - including this in SoP

1 vote
1 answer
928 views

What Types of Content Should Be Included in A Poster Presentation of Unfinished Work?

1 vote
2 answers
908 views

When Does "Adapting" An Image Go Too Far? [duplicate]

6 votes
3 answers
821 views

What Problems Are Applied Mathematicians Concerned With?

4 votes
2 answers
744 views

Including Award Values on Academic CV When Applying For Graduate School

9 votes
1 answer
570 views

Accepting An Academic Gift From Supervisor

1 vote
2 answers
562 views

Submitting An Extended Abstract To Conference, But Later Changing The Methodology and Research Question

4 votes
3 answers
537 views

Is It Common For People To Write Literature Reviews On A Topic For Someone Else?

5 votes
1 answer
523 views

How To Professionally Address A Mental Breakdown

2 votes
1 answer
395 views

The Downsides of Doing Undergraduate, Masters, PhD at the same institution

1 vote
1 answer
373 views

Defending A Thesis and Expecting The Worst

0 votes
1 answer
354 views

What is the role of a thesis supervisor at the MSc level

5 votes
1 answer
343 views

My Prof Does Not Know My Thesis Field Well

3 votes
2 answers
336 views

When Submitting Code To Publisher Must It All Be In The Same Language?

4 votes
2 answers
301 views

How Might The Pedagogy Of A PhD Supervisor Differ From That Of An MSc Supervisor

1 vote
2 answers
232 views

How Much Say Would A Prospective Supervisor Have In A Students Admission To An Applied Math Graduate Program?

2 votes
2 answers
231 views

Making a Lateral Jump in Fields for a PhD

2 votes
2 answers
214 views

How do you find out what conferences are in your field?

4 votes
2 answers
206 views

How do I go about making a program suggestion to my department chair as a graduate student?

4 votes
2 answers
203 views

Having A Third Committee Member From A Different University - How To Pitch To The Third Member?

1 vote
2 answers
191 views

Addressing Background Deficiencies In Statement of Purpose: An Initial Solution

0 votes
1 answer
189 views

In Preparation For The Job Market - On Day 1 of the PhD [closed]

2 votes
2 answers
183 views

Relative Advantages/Disadvantages of Interdisciplinary Degree vs Discipline-Specific Degree

4 votes
1 answer
181 views

Repetitively citing studies in a literature review