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48 votes

How to professionally handle sexist remarks by a student?

45 votes
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Is it possible for people with a stutter to have a career in academia?

42 votes

As a TA, how to react if I come across a Facebook group in which students insult me?

33 votes

What to do about questions that are designed to embarrass the speaker?

27 votes

Why do American colleges and universities have sports teams?

18 votes

Why do universities require international students to show language proficiency?

15 votes
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Why are there so many awards in academia in the US compared with academia in France?

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Tips for supervising interns

11 votes

How to deal with a professor skipping his office hours?

11 votes

What would be a good approach to make sure my advisor goes through all the report?

10 votes

If I believe a student lacks the preparation to pass, what should I say to them?

10 votes

Does a lecturer have the right to prevent students from making their notes public?

8 votes

What leverage do universities have over sexual violence in fraternities?

7 votes

How can one learn from poor teaching evaluations?

6 votes

What to do if assignment is against student's religion?

6 votes

How to handle sexist questions toward a faculty job candidate by other undergraduates?

6 votes

What are the benefits of an oral exam?

5 votes

How do instructors grade a one-person project when everyone else in the class worked in pairs?

5 votes

What to do when a good article is published in a predatory online journal that disappears?

5 votes

Is it acceptable for a professor to tell male students to not think that they are smarter than female students?

5 votes

What does an optimal grading distribution look like?

4 votes

How to prevent too many students from making appointments to meet with you when you put "Office Hours: ..., or by appointment" on the syllabus?

4 votes

Keeping credit for my work

3 votes

Is it fine to cancel class on days before national holidays, due to low attendance?

3 votes

Is it reasonable to worry about lack of potential for dating in postdoc positions?

3 votes

Can I call an assistant professor "Professor"?

3 votes

Failing a student for attendance or grade?

3 votes

How flexible is grant funding?

2 votes

Reasons for an academic to need administrator rights on work computer

2 votes

What can a professor do about an exam that was too long for the allotted time, after the students have completed it?