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Shion
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Should I use reference manager software?

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What to wear on one's shoulders to interviews? (bags, backpacks, etc.)

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Is it appropriate for a prospective PhD student to contact phd students at a target school?

30 votes

Indicating a name change after publication

26 votes

How to deal with the frustration of doing PhD at a low-ranked university

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How to fend off someone putting their Name on my work?

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Mathematics research status in India

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Will I look bad if I'm never in my office as a graduate student?

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What should I do if I found a citation error in a published paper?

23 votes

How to ask for feedback from research students on my supervision abilities?

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Why do PhD students volunteer at conferences?

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Is grad school typically time-intensive?

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What can academics and students do to reduce racism in academia?

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Copyright date or publication date, which one should I cite?

15 votes

Guiding a mentee towards greater independence

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The fate of an accepted paper not being presented

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Should I tell other interviewers where else I've interviewed?

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Are there actually students who learn by watching?

13 votes

How to convert from one grading scheme to another?

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Proportion of journal submissions by developing countries

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Careless uninterested potential advisor

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Travel grant for undergraduate researcher for attending conference

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Why do some universities not have a comprehensive exam?

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Should graduate applicants follow instructions by department NOT to contact potential advisors?

11 votes

Is it worth it for me to try at this point?

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Secure backups of PhD and journal-research

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Do graduate school admissions appreciate individual "free time" study?

10 votes

Google Scholar vs other academic search engines

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What to say to one PhD offer when still waiting to hear the result of a different and preferred PhD application?

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For a master-degree student, how influential a role do publications play in his phd applications?