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Davidmh
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107 votes

Should I call my adviser by her first name?

74 votes

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

69 votes

Is a university that grants me a PhD for $1000 and a copy of my unpublished book fake?

61 votes

How to convince my supervisor that he is wrong?

58 votes

Is it acceptable to use personal equipment for research?

58 votes

Is it ethical to watch recreational videos or listen to music on a portable work computer bought from a research fund?

58 votes

Is it ethical/acceptable to give a lighter penalty to students who admit to cheating?

53 votes

Should I share my horrible software?

51 votes

I found published results of my mentor to be wrong. How to tell her?

50 votes

Must a tutorial TA resolve any questions from the students?

43 votes
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What kind of design freedom can you permit yourself in academic writing?

42 votes

Career advice: How can I move on from my probable PhD flop?

37 votes
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How to prevent cheating on take-home exams

35 votes

Is it appropriate to register a girlfriend with "companion registration" for an academic conference?

35 votes
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Why are academic institutions now looking to judge their students in multiple choice questions tests?

34 votes

What is the proposed penalty for students that paid an essaywriting service to complete their papers for them?

32 votes
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How not to lose confidence in front of supervisor?

32 votes

What is the etiquette for repeatedly emailing questions to an author whose work I'm building on?

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

29 votes

Test an already existing hypothesis but in a different setting/country?

28 votes
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Why do most talented children still enter college after the age of 18?

22 votes
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How do I keep the high efficiency in non exam week?

21 votes

Grading: students give correct answers, but in the wrong places

20 votes

What careers not requiring an academic degree might be open to a self-learner who wants to do research on pure mathematics?

20 votes
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When should you publish code on GitHub? Work-in-progress or after publication?

18 votes

Is it appropriate to buy a "thank you" gift for a PhD supervisor?

18 votes

What should I do if I'm on the waitlist for a PhD program?

18 votes

How should LinkedIn summary look like for a person seeking PhD positions?

18 votes

Can a Ph.D. student visit another lab for a week to learn a specific skill/topic? (inside EU)

17 votes

How can software piracy in academia be reduced/eliminated?

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