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Deipatrous
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Is it ethical to ask students to proofread a textbook?

19 votes

Is it ethical to make an anonymous referee realize we know who he is?

9 votes

What if I made a mistake in a paper and now I got a minor revision?

6 votes

My interview went well but at the end the interviewer said "All the best for your future endeavours". What does it mean?

6 votes

Avoiding conferences: Potential effects on an academic career and mitigation strategies

4 votes

Are "short bios" at the end of a letter of recommendation the new thing?

4 votes

What is the best way to deal with cranks?

4 votes

I got the same referee report from two different journals

3 votes

PhD student pressured to fabricate data due to bad experiment design

3 votes

Is there a point in pursuing a PhD outside of top universities?

3 votes

My PhD advisor is proposing an unfashionable topic

2 votes

Should I omit some of my qualifications in my application materials to "surprise" with during an interview?

2 votes

Is it worthless to cite a paper as X et al. when X is not first author but performed the work?

2 votes

Is it ethical to assign problem sets and not tell students which subset of problems will be graded?

2 votes

Head of the department said statistics exams must be done without software, otherwise it's cheating. What can I do as a lecturer?

2 votes

Including a joke in an otherwise correct exam answer as the student

2 votes

As a post-doc applicant, should I address a professor by their first name in email after they addressed me that way?

2 votes

If I publish under a pseudonym, can I still take credit for my work?

2 votes

Decline fellowship offer after writing proposal together

2 votes

What are the special measures to be taken into account by a lecturer in +100-student classes?

2 votes

How can I recover the lost time in my career?

1 vote

What will be implications of not publishing officially?

1 vote

Should I tell my supervisor about my upcoming paper?

1 vote

Negotiating mathematics postdoc salary when having an offer with higher salary

1 vote

How can a student stop/report conversations with a professor that make her uncomfortable, while avoiding negative consequences for the student?

1 vote

Should I simultaneously apply for multiple jobs in different ranks at the same university?

1 vote

How can I recover professionally from being a crank?

1 vote

What's better: paper rejected from a strong conference or a paper accepted into a weak conference?

1 vote

How do I ask instructors for more challenging and/or interesting homework?

1 vote

How much does the future career of a PhD student matter to the advisor?