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Houska
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  • Ottawa, ON, Canada
2 votes

Journal forces me to provide figures in .pdf format, what can I do?

3 votes

Institution wide style guides for theses - rationale and context

2 votes

Does the German PhD system, wherein supervisors examine their students' theses, lead to a conflict of interest?

6 votes

Is there a way to stop students using AI to generate essays?

11 votes

How is literature that contains racially charged language treated in the context of academic discourse, and what is the etiquette for using it?

1 vote

Does topic of Bachelor's dissertation matter when looking for a job?

0 votes

Why do academics frequently write very short email replies?

37 votes
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Asking a former supervisor if they killed my postdoc application

2 votes

Do outside-funded graduate students normally have TA or grading responsibilities in the US?

4 votes

If your field is so isolated that nobody cites your work, does that make you irrelevant?

34 votes

Removing a co-author when re-submitting a manuscript

5 votes

Can I call out a researcher for using Maple without citing it?

4 votes

Why did some US universities require writing a translation to get a PhD?

11 votes

What is the hardest part of transitioning from a PhD to a full-time career in academia?

11 votes

Is it normal for a PhD supervisor having no PhD students staying in academia after their graduation?

48 votes
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Can professors generally keep books paid for with university funds?

3 votes

Consecutive holidays for faculty in the US

26 votes

Is the '°' wrong in a degree centigrade mark?

1 vote

How often do Ph.D. holders hold faculty positions in different, but related, fields from their Ph.D.?

8 votes

Is the rise of pre-prints lowering the quality and credibility of researcher and increasing the pressure to publish?

4 votes

How does 'accepted' but not published paper look on my CV?

6 votes
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Claiming authorship for substantial work on a single-author-only paper

3 votes

Am I burning bridges if I am applying for an internship which I am likely to turn down even if I am accepted?

2 votes

Do professors actively seek postdoctoral students for projects?

5 votes

Is a PhD degree from a European university considered equally valuable as one from the US?

2 votes

Why do universities check for plagiarism in student assignments with online content?

4 votes

Faculty TT verbal offer made, but no written offer (it's been about 10 business days)

0 votes

How can I minimize the damage of my PhD advisor's bad recommendation when applying for industry jobs?

8 votes
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How to put a position you could not attend due to visa problems in CV?

2 votes

Is this tenured professor plagiarizing his lectures?