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Adam Davis
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Should I include funny pictures in my slides?

65 votes

How to tell a professor at a foreign university politely and impressively that I can’t cover the costs of living for my PhD?

53 votes

Stating surprise about another researcher in my talk

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Should I ask my online PhD interview panel whether my partner can sit in?

14 votes

Professor to whom I broke my promise is now a collaborator. What to say?

11 votes

How to deal with dramatic drop in grade due to strict attendance policy

11 votes

Are TED presentations academically credible?

9 votes

Have people been prosecuted for using fake degrees?

8 votes

Another instructor is pushing me out of the classroom right after my class ends

8 votes

Why is it customary to call people with doctoral degrees doctors but not people with masters degrees masters?

8 votes

How to show extreme gratitude in an email?

7 votes

Should professors intervene if a student is wearing offensive clothing in their classroom?

7 votes

My PhD supervisor cannot promise me a date to defend my dissertation before my visa expires. Should I just quit my PhD and start over?

6 votes

What to do with a student coming to class in revealing clothing, to the degree that it disrupts the teaching environment?

5 votes

Should a graduating doctoral student "care" about his or her advisor's tenure considerations?

4 votes

Advisor asking me to use my grant to cover his orders

4 votes

Should I warn my professor about some errors that I've found in his paper?

4 votes

How to deal with students leaving the class for 10 min during the lecture?

3 votes

How should I deal with my groupmate's unprofessional behavior as a TA?

3 votes

How to prevent cheating on take-home exams

2 votes

How can I politely explain to my students that the texts in my course are all in English and it is their duty to read it nonetheless?

2 votes

Is it common for prestigious universities to contact you after you dropped out to see whether you wish to enroll again?

2 votes

How to respond to a company that wants specific details on implementation of my PhD research?

2 votes

Fellow student asked question from take-home exam on Stack Exchange

1 vote

What constitutes a declarable conflict of interest in gender studies?

1 vote

A researcher that I know organizes a symposium within a strange conference and has asked me to go. What is the appropriate etiquette for declining?

0 votes

How to deal with advisor who wants me to submit dissertation on time even though there's a major problem?