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Phil
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29 votes

How to make sure that a conference is not a scam when you are invited as a speaker?

18 votes

Pros and cons of living in the same building as faculty members, during one's PhD

13 votes
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What does it mean when a STEM researcher has a lot of "solo" publications?

13 votes
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What to do about an important typo mistake in my submitted conference paper?

12 votes
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Will a journal reject my paper just because a grad student is the sole author?

10 votes

Getting a reference from a PhD student

9 votes
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How can I withdraw a manuscript that is placed under-review?

9 votes

Is it necessary for a grad student to respond to phone calls, as long as they're responsive on email?

9 votes

How should I react to emails from unknown (to me) book publishers?

8 votes

Can I request the code behind a research paper from the author?

8 votes

Is It OK for an academic to have broad research interests?

8 votes
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"Required Reviews Completed"

7 votes

What are the different acceptance levels in peer review?

7 votes

Is it offensive to ask my PhD advisor for permission to record our research/technical discussions?

6 votes

Talking to professors without attending that University

6 votes

Switching university after master's to do PhD somewhere else

6 votes

Thesis reviewer requests update to literature review to incorporate last four years of research. Do I need to do this?

5 votes

Should an advisor care if their student becomes overweight?

5 votes

What is the etiquette for asking a professor to waive the prerequisite for a course?

5 votes

As a new faculty, I lack the knowledge of fundamentals in my field. What should be the course of action under my special circumstance?

5 votes

Should I hold back some ideas for after my PhD?

5 votes

Change a graph of an accepted conference paper (before submitting the camera-ready version)

5 votes

Who Is To Find Research Ideas in Computer Science Research: PhD Student or Adviser?

5 votes

If I have a PhD in computer science, could I contribute to philosophical outlets or would I need a philosophy PhD to do that?

5 votes

Do students have the right to see how their papers were graded?

4 votes

How do I find a journal's type (e.g. SCI, EI)?

4 votes

Is my contribution enough to ask for co-authorship?

4 votes

How to deal with poor teaching evaluations on academic job market?

4 votes
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How important is it to work in industry before attempting a PhD?

4 votes

Zero papers in first PhD year. Is this common?