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Michael Kay
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28 votes

Professor falsely accusing me of cheating in a class he does not teach, two months after end of the class. What precautions should I take?

10 votes
Accepted

Was there ever a case where one has to prove access to materials cited?

7 votes

Professor wrote me a letter of recommendation, but sent it to both me and the institute

6 votes

How can we justify basic research funding?

6 votes

Why does a mathematics department want student evaluations of a famous professor?

6 votes

Why are research papers written in language that's difficult for undergraduate students?

6 votes

Should I send professors money for illegally downloading their books?

6 votes

The lecturer supposed to grade my presentation fell asleep while I held it. Should I complain?

5 votes

A potential PhD supervisor wants me to visit campus for an interview before I know if I'm accepted

5 votes

How can I ask a teacher to follow the textbook more closely?

4 votes

Is it feasible/acceptable for me to convey my concerns to staff regarding performance of classmates on coursework reports?

4 votes

Why are academics not paid royalties on published research papers in IEEE, ACM etc.?

4 votes

As a PhD student, how do I benefit from reviewing a book my adviser is writing?

4 votes

Using slang in a Scientific Paper

4 votes

Should I cite the latest edition of a book?

3 votes

Journal editor made bad edits to my (accepted) paper - how do I respond?

2 votes

Why publish a research paper when a blog post or a lecture slide can have more citation count than a journal paper?

2 votes

Is it unethical/unscientific to omit outlier data in a publication when they are in FAVOR of your argument?

1 vote

Why is it that many academic books are written by a different expert each chapter?

1 vote

Do I have to cite common CS algorithms?

1 vote

Professor I am working with asked for my code

1 vote

As faculty, can I bring about changes in our outsourced campus bookstore?

0 votes

Why is a professorship sometimes called a chair?

0 votes

Is it a bad idea to say in my statement of purpose that I want to pursue a PhD in applied mathematics primarily to work in industry?