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79 votes

How do you answer "Oh, you're a professor? What do you teach?"

26 votes

Is it reasonable to request an exemption from certain degree requirements?

11 votes

How to shorten an article before submitting to a journal

9 votes

Are scientifically detached professors referred to as ‘clinical’?

8 votes

Found errors in draft of researcher's book. Is it acceptable to ask for a review of my statement of purpose if I contact him regarding the errors?

6 votes

Is it better to have just two good letters of recommendation, or two good letters and one bad letter, if three are expected?

6 votes

Having children while at graduate school

6 votes
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What to do about negative teaching evaluations during job interviews?

4 votes
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Should I cater to student interests?

4 votes

Why would master student spend more than the normal duration to complete master degree?

4 votes

Should one apologize in response letters to reviewers? If not, why not?

3 votes

Why do some publication venues add the degree type next to the author name?

3 votes

What is the meaning of posting a position-opening announcement multiple times at a research-focused institution?

3 votes

Personal Life Dealbreakers for Academic Jobs

3 votes
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How to select dates and times of office hours for the benefit of students and instructors?

2 votes

Contacting Potential PhD Supervisor: Including grades

2 votes

Losing my TA-ship, need advice

2 votes

What makes an online course a valuable learning experience for a student?

2 votes

Should you always use appropriate letter conventions when emailing a teacher?

2 votes

Should one avoid erudite vocabulary in statement of purpose?

2 votes
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How are "workshop style" lectures conducted?

1 vote

How to deal with a lazy class?

1 vote

How to handle student plagiarism appropriately?

1 vote

Paid leave for a graduate teaching assistant

1 vote

Apprehensive advisor - Recommendation letter for Ph.D applications

1 vote

Is it appropriate to use the word “like” in a research paper?

1 vote

Power of a Department Chair?

1 vote

How to reduce student plagiarism?

1 vote

Would it be ethical of a student for him/her to act as a proofreader/editor for other students' essays and homework?

1 vote

Disclaimer in syllabus, a good or bad idea for instructor and students?