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31 votes
3 answers
7k views

Pros and cons of writing a book review?

17 votes
3 answers
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Is it possible to survive in university academia without applying for grants?

13 votes
2 answers
3k views

Wearing dressy clothes in the "lab"

10 votes
2 answers
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Should papers try to be self-contained?

10 votes
4 answers
723 views

Can one give a conference talk on a topic already published in a journal?

10 votes
2 answers
978 views

Should I accept authorship on large collaborations for which I have made little contribution?

9 votes
1 answer
2k views

Asked to referee a paper on a topic that I think another group is working on

4 votes
1 answer
412 views

Value of (multiple) master's on the path to the PhD?

3 votes
2 answers
4k views

How important is the "major" of the PhD?

3 votes
4 answers
321 views

Asking for help in refereeing a paper?

2 votes
1 answer
3k views

Google Scholar has indexed the arXiv version and publisher version of my paper - but lists arXiv over the publisher. How to fix this?

2 votes
2 answers
413 views

Advising a high school research project

2 votes
2 answers
1k views

Value of PhD candidacy ("ABD")

2 votes
3 answers
828 views

Should I do a dual Ph.D.?

2 votes
3 answers
321 views

If my research is applying methods from field X to field Y, should I do my PhD in field X or field Y?

1 vote
1 answer
516 views

Should I acknowledge institutions where I did internships on unrelated works?

1 vote
1 answer
410 views

As an American considering a post-doc in Australia, how does superannuation affect me? [closed]

1 vote
2 answers
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Should I ask for reference letters when soliciting applications for a postdoc?