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37 votes
8 answers
15k views

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

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

21 votes
3 answers
6k views

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

18 votes
11 answers
7k views

Do Professors Get An Education "Allowance"?

9 votes
1 answer
570 views

Accepting An Academic Gift From Supervisor

6 votes
3 answers
817 views

What Problems Are Applied Mathematicians Concerned With?

5 votes
1 answer
523 views

How To Professionally Address A Mental Breakdown

5 votes
1 answer
343 views

My Prof Does Not Know My Thesis Field Well

4 votes
1 answer
181 views

Repetitively citing studies in a literature review

4 votes
2 answers
742 views

Including Award Values on Academic CV When Applying For Graduate School

4 votes
3 answers
532 views

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

4 votes
2 answers
198 views

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

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
301 views

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

3 votes
2 answers
3k views

Applying to a PhD with a weak masters thesis

3 votes
2 answers
335 views

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

2 votes
2 answers
213 views

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

2 votes
1 answer
1k views

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

2 votes
2 answers
231 views

Making a Lateral Jump in Fields for a PhD

2 votes
2 answers
183 views

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

2 votes
1 answer
395 views

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

2 votes
1 answer
1k views

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

1 vote
1 answer
373 views

Defending A Thesis and Expecting The Worst

1 vote
2 answers
561 views

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

1 vote
2 answers
232 views

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

1 vote
2 answers
191 views

Addressing Background Deficiencies In Statement of Purpose: An Initial Solution

1 vote
1 answer
169 views

Offering Authorship Prospects To Professors For MSc Thesis

1 vote
2 answers
902 views

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

1 vote
1 answer
922 views

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

0 votes
1 answer
189 views

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