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Why do reviews of articles often start with a summary of the article?

77 votes

Can a professor refuse to introduce any textbook for a course?

44 votes

Should I report a graduate student who "hires" other people to do their coursework?

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Can a university retract a degree for actions taken after the degree is awarded?

19 votes

What are the common mistakes PhD candidates make in their final defense session?

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My work was submitted by collaborators without my name, and the university supports them. What are my options?

15 votes

I believe my department is failing to enforce standards in doctoral examinations. How to proceed?

14 votes

Why don't most academic conferences make their budget publicly available?

13 votes

Can I submit the same article, which is written in two different languages, to two different journals simultaneously?

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Why do universities force students to take unrelated classes for a diploma?

12 votes

Talking to professors without attending that University

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During the defense, how to prove the method I used in my master thesis is correct?

11 votes

How detailed should my review of a very poorly-written manuscript be?

10 votes

Is it common to seek outside letters for the third-year renewal of an assistant professor?

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Is it normal to reject a paper based on the review of a single referee?

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Is it ethical to accept masters admission from two different countries?

9 votes

Department not giving me TAships after a dispute with professor, what should I do?

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Why are linguistics and law "sciences"?

9 votes

How does a petty marijuana possession charge affect graduate admissions in math?

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Should one include grants that were not finished on the CV?

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What are the implications of distributing a faculty annual salary over 9 or 12 months?

9 votes

What did Universities use in lectures before they starting using PowerPoint?

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Can I conduct psychology research involving my restaurant customers without their explicit consent?

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Can someone collaborate between universities for a PhD?

8 votes

What do search committees really read in a CV during initial screening for a faculty position?

8 votes

Thesis writing style: when to italicize?

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How can Springer and Wiley put a 12 month embargo on posting post-review revisions to the arXiv and similar?

8 votes

Can a professor shout at a student?

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Can I hide my bachelor and master degrees in CV when I apply for a PhD position?

7 votes

How to prepare for long-term dissertation fieldwork?