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207 votes
4 answers
108k views

Rediscovery of calculus in 1994: what should have happened to that paper?

130 votes
7 answers
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Asked again to review a paper, when the authors don't wish to modify it

82 votes
6 answers
68k views

Do you list journals you have reviewed for on your CV?

76 votes
10 answers
6k views

How to write an academic paper for the first time?

64 votes
8 answers
7k views

What should you do if you cannot reproduce published results?

59 votes
2 answers
6k views

How do we end the culture of “endless hours at work”?

59 votes
4 answers
8k views

How to offer a reviewer to be co-author?

55 votes
6 answers
42k views

Software for extracting data from a graph without having to click on every single point?

52 votes
12 answers
31k views

Student missing exam for “medical reasons”

41 votes
4 answers
21k views

How long typically are paper reviews? Is there such a thing as “too long”?

41 votes
2 answers
4k views

How to respond to a perplexing review?

36 votes
10 answers
125k views

How do you judge an Indian CGPA score?

34 votes
4 answers
15k views

Is it possible to give too much praise in a reference letter that supports a green card application?

33 votes
6 answers
233k views

What does “Prof. Dr. ir.” mean?

31 votes
2 answers
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What corrections can you make on galley proofs?

31 votes
5 answers
17k views

How can a researcher improve his contribution to society?

30 votes
6 answers
4k views

In single-blind peer-review, can you reveal your identity without the editor's consent?

29 votes
6 answers
6k views

Are the Hardy-Littlewood “rules” unethical?

29 votes
3 answers
2k views

Correlation between personality type (MBTI or other) and success in academia?

28 votes
2 answers
2k views

How to evaluate students? Resources on educational assessment for higher education

27 votes
8 answers
3k views

Are there some fields where having skills in a language other than English is necessary to perform research at an international level?

27 votes
2 answers
2k views

How far back should one go in citing classic works?

26 votes
6 answers
8k views

Mention impact factor or conference acceptance rate in CV

25 votes
5 answers
6k views

How to encourage seminar attendance?

25 votes
4 answers
2k views

As an editor, what measures can I implement to prevent image/photo manipulation?

24 votes
2 answers
3k views

As a reviewer, how much raw data or code should you request?

24 votes
5 answers
981 views

Reading material on working conditions of women in academia

24 votes
2 answers
8k views

How much do figures need to differ to avoid copyright claims?

23 votes
1 answer
829 views

When should academic papers be censored due to public health/safety concerns?

22 votes
1 answer
810 views

When suggesting referee names, where do you draw the line for conflict of interest?