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Michael Ekstrand
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Is citing only high-impact articles in my publication ethical?

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Why would a prospective advisor ask if I'm meeting other advisors?

13 votes

Is there a point to setting assignment deadlines and late penalties besides practicality?

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Is it ethical to ask about the professional profile of a candidate at another university before a job interview?

6 votes

What’s the point of invited talks?

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Can software based project be considered for the award of PhD?

4 votes

What are your criteria for evaluating potential PhD students?

4 votes

Software for personal remote monitoring of exams

4 votes

Can I update the search of a systematic review at revision?

3 votes
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How can I reference an insight taught in Cousera's Lecture?

3 votes

How to get free programmatic access to citations counts for a given paper?

2 votes

What are the pros and cons of publishing a positioning paper based on a grant proposal?

2 votes
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Listing patent applications on graduate/postbacc application CVs

2 votes

Is it right to cite a retracted research article?

1 vote
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Advantages of professional (student level) memberships (in computer science)

1 vote
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Sharing content from thesis online, before submitting thesis

1 vote

Can I work on open-source projects while being a part of an academic institution?

1 vote

Do STEM PhD admissions committees check a candidate's Statement of Purpose for plagiarism?

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Software to draw illustrative figures in papers

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How would PhD Admissions committee read Statements of Purpose?

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What do universities usually do with a student's graded final exams?

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What is actually confidential in communications in state universities?