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76 votes
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Dealing with professor's death on my thesis

61 votes

When trying to establish a connection with a STEM field professor, is it appropriate to ask them out for coffee?

39 votes

Using rage faces in presentation

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When being asked, what's the most harmless way to address my past record of leaving Ph.D. program in a different field?

20 votes

Professor dismissed error I found in her work. I need more feedback, but the field is small

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How do academics deal with growing old?

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How can I re-use someone's mathematics thesis without plagiarizing?

17 votes

Should you always use appropriate letter conventions when emailing a teacher?

15 votes

What are reasonable alternatives to changing your name for academic publishing when you have a common surname?

15 votes

Breaking off a collaboration/project in science

13 votes
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When looking for students to work on a research project: contact good students directly or contact all class then select the good ones?

13 votes
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Submission of two papers in one conference?

11 votes

How to "work on the essay" as a non-native speaker

11 votes

How to attract student attention in difficult/technical topics

11 votes
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Do STEM PhD admissions committees check a candidate's Statement of Purpose for plagiarism?

8 votes

Should arguments based on the proponent's gender be used in a grant proposal?

8 votes

In American universities, why are academics placed in managerial and administrative functions?

8 votes

Changing University in First year of Phd

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Should I decline unrelated work assigned by PhD advisor?

7 votes

What do I do if there is an error in a figure in my not-yet-defended thesis?

7 votes

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

7 votes
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Whether to get different letter of recommendation when supervisor's letter is bad?

7 votes
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Am I deceiving my former advisor?

6 votes
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Colloquial language in research papers

6 votes
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Submitting a paper without having a review from the supervisor

6 votes

What are the benefits of organizing a conference?

6 votes

When is it wrong to look at previous exams?

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Unacceptable quality of writing in a letter of recommendation

6 votes

How to reconcile with an old mentor after (unintentional) plagiarism accusations

6 votes

How to respond to a perceived unfair editorial decision?