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Professor says, "I am an especially harsh grader". What does that mean?

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Is it a good idea to respond at all if a person I never heard of is asking for a reference letter?

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Where to start - writing up a PhD thesis

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Must presenters in the humanities read their papers verbatim instead of summarizing/discussing them?

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How do you deal with doubt and fear of submission of your work for review?

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I would like to translate an old dissertation, who owns the copyright?

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Is a postdoc necessary for a tenure track position in China?

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Are university internal, password protected ANONYMOUS discussion forums truly anonymous?

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How accurate are Taylor & Francis' "online first" page numbers?

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I feel like male professors don't feel comfortable taking me as a student. How should I address this problem?

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Is it worth publishing a book chapter through InTechOpen open-access publishing?

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Is a dictionary a "publication" on a CV?

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How do I read papers relevant to my research that are written in a language I do not know?

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Asking my supervisor a potentially dumb question

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Feeling burnt out

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Cost efficient methods to lower language barrier for researchers without enough funding for publishing in peer-reviewed English journals?

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I'm pursing my Masters Degree in India, how can I apply for Doctors degree in Japan?

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Chicago Manual of Style - notes in footnotes

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How should I decide what I am interested in research?

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Mature PhD maths student going through a crisis and feeling pretty anxious and depressed about future - advice needed

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What happened to ScholarlyHub?

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How can I match my interests with a degree/career path?

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Where can I find "Correlation and Causation" by Wright 1921?

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Sending a follow up email to prof and ask for the data availability

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Can a Post Doctorate Researcher review a PhD thesis?

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Can I contact the referee if I know their identity after a double-blind reviewing process?

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What is the timeline for graduate admission in Japanese Universities? When should I apply; when should I contact supervisors?

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Is a painting a text?

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What good email service alternatives are available for academics in China?

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What tasks can undergraduates research assistants do effectively in the social sciences?