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Brian Tompsett - 汤莱恩
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196 votes
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How to deal with a student who most likely has a mental condition, and keeps arguing with me in class?

91 votes

Word choice for salutation in a formal email to your PhD adviser, Is *Dear Boss* appropriate?

81 votes
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What should I do after I found a coding mistake in my masters thesis?

80 votes
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Teaching a blind student MATLAB programming

66 votes

UK faculty salaries are much lower than US – is there any upside?

60 votes

To what extent is the students' perspective on the lecturer credible?

47 votes

How do disabled computer scientists publish?

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Is it common to have exam questions 'peer reviewed'?

46 votes
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Can a coauthor do the presentation at a conference?

45 votes

What gown do I wear to student graduation when I have two doctoral degrees?

45 votes

I graduated with 1st class honours - do I add it to the letters after my name?

45 votes

My partner posted our code on Github and I am now being investigated for cheating. What to do?

44 votes

Should I ban electronic devices (smartphones, tablets and laptops) from a course?

43 votes

Do academic libraries preserve the contents of books before selling them?

42 votes

Would a professor write a bad letter of recommendation?

37 votes

Are computer science courses supposed to be basically math, or not?

33 votes

What's the tangible benefit of titles like FBCS, CEng, FRSE, FIET, FREng in the UK?

33 votes

What is a nice phrase to use instead of "ladies and gentlemen" to be more inclusive?

31 votes
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Is it well-received to thank the assignment author at the end of a course?

30 votes

Can a professor do an internship?

29 votes
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Interviewing for a lecturer position in the UK

28 votes
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Pursuing a research career in a university without teaching duties, is it possible?

27 votes

How do I add an article that is already in Google Scholar to my profile?

27 votes

If transitioning into academic position, should I buy my PhD graduation cap and gown?

21 votes
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Does 'graduate program' mean MSc or Ph.D.?

20 votes

How rude is it for a grad student to be late to a professor's valedictory lecture?

20 votes
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Is it okay to record audio for a lecture?

19 votes

Contacted by head of school regarding an issue - should I be worried?

14 votes

What is a 'Chair' in British academia?

14 votes

What should I do with my 60 page undergraduate thesis?

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