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ObscureOwl
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181 votes

Is publishing runnable code instead of pseudo code shunned?

118 votes
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Seemingly-irrelevant papers, all with author in common, suggested by reviewer

58 votes

My h-index is very low and I want to increase it

34 votes

How to answer the diversity question during faculty interview

20 votes

To what extent is the students' perspective on the lecturer credible?

20 votes

Someone else's grad student not interested in following up on a project

19 votes

What does "All deadlines are: 11:59 PM UTC-12:00" mean?

16 votes

Is it considered plagiarism when you modify your professor's proof when solving a problem in a homework assignment?

15 votes

Is it recommended for a professor to not entertain advanced questions for a basic course?

15 votes

How can I efficiently check the originality of my work?

14 votes

MS in Mathematics, having trouble finding work outside teaching algebra

10 votes

Curving grades without creating competition among students

9 votes

Is it unethical to accidentally benefit from online material in a take-home exam?

9 votes

Department policy possibly affecting inclusion and diversity

9 votes

How to request source code?

8 votes

Should I be worried that I don't have ideas of questions to ask during seminars?

6 votes

A few students requesting to cancel lectures due to their personal reasons. What should I do?

6 votes

Is it appropriate to rewrite and republish another author's useful but very badly written paper?

6 votes
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Would using the advanced built-in functions on a CAS calculator be cheating?

6 votes

I wasted six years of my life getting a PhD degree. What should I do, and how will I survive?

5 votes

Should I do handover of tools and methodologies I have developed?

5 votes

How should I cite the ministry in my own country in APA?

5 votes

Is it possible to have a career in academia and not be confident in their field of research?

4 votes

How can I motivate the teaching assistants to grade more strictly?

4 votes

Should live sessions be recorded for students when teaching a math course online?

4 votes

"Beyond the scope of this paper" phrase

4 votes

How do you decide whether or not to collaborate with an acquaintance?

4 votes
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How to write an untested hypothesis?

4 votes

What should be done when the theory behind a PhD thesis turns out to be wrong?

4 votes

Does building a Python library fall in the category of research?