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177 votes

Will ISIS attacks hurt my PhD application as a Muslim?

103 votes
Accepted

How to avoid procrastination during the research phase of my PhD?

59 votes

What does authorship ordering really mean in field X?

56 votes
Accepted

Is Academia.edu useful?

44 votes

Doing research outside of academia, without a PhD?

34 votes

Age and Graduate school

27 votes

How to approach PhD admissions after leaving previous PhD because my advisor tried to force me to manipulate data

25 votes

Saying "good question" during a seminar talk

24 votes

Is a PhD right for you if you hate doing research in your free time but love doing it as a job?

23 votes

Do teaching evaluations lead to lower standards in class?

21 votes

Is it appropriate to bring some kind of gift for a host professor?

20 votes

Is it common to review papers assigned to your supervisor?

20 votes

Why would a "poorly written" paper get a reject and resubmit decision rather than major revision?

19 votes

What to do about "grade grubbers?"

19 votes

Is it okay for a PhD supervisor to claim co-authorship... even if it's my work, and he didn't ask?

17 votes
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How many applications are usually received for a given PhD position?

15 votes

What is the principal investigator’s responsibility regarding data authenticity?

14 votes

When someone says a paper is published "in Nature", does that mean it's published in *Nature*?

13 votes

How to screen out candidates for faculty jobs who don't know the subject

11 votes

Doing a PhD with significant external time obligations (e.g., marriage)

10 votes

How to invite yourself to present at another university?

10 votes

How to highlight the text changes to the supervisor?

9 votes

Accepted subject to minor revisions. How should I list this in my CV?

7 votes

Academic pipeline: How many papers should you have under review?

7 votes

What are some general good principles for creating a poster for a poster session?

6 votes

What happens to a research group when a principal investigator (P.I.) dies? Is it common to have existing contingency plans?

6 votes

Dissertation proposal before admission: Is it possible?

5 votes
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Making figure legends for papers in the biological sciences

5 votes

Differences in quality between a PhD with graduate course work, and one purely on research?

5 votes

Author did not make the major changes asked during the review process