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88 votes

Should a TA point out a professor's mistake while attending their lecture?

69 votes
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Is it common to ask professors for an editable copy of their lecture notes (so I can improve them)?

53 votes
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Why do most tenure at an institution less prestigious than the one where they began teaching, and than where they received their Ph.D?

41 votes

Students not answering emails about plagiarism

39 votes

Can I back out a tenure track faculty offer?

29 votes

Asking for removal from acknowledgement

24 votes
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How can I fix a relationship with a professor that has recently cooled?

23 votes

How can I deal with a professor with an all-or-nothing grading habit?

20 votes
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Withdrawing a manuscript after reviews - acknowledging reviewers in new submission

17 votes
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Acknowledging too many people in a short paper?

13 votes

First year Math PhD student; My problem solving skill has been completely atrophied and continues to decline

13 votes

How do massive research projects manage conflicts of interest?

12 votes

Is it appropriate to drop by another university's professor's lecture to talk about research afterwards?

11 votes

Spot a possible improvement when reviewing a paper

10 votes

When should a PhD student be removed as first author?

10 votes

Is it usual to write referee reports in the first person?

7 votes

What are the economic incentives for professors to hire and train graduate students?

6 votes
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What's a proper title when I started a post-doc position but not received my PhD degree yet?

6 votes

Why does one need to be a certified teacher to teach at secondary level and lower, but not at tertiary level?

5 votes

Preprint got published on Authorea without sending it to review (desk rejection). Is this how it is supposed to happen?

5 votes

Postdoc vs Research Associate title on resume for job application and ethical inquiry

4 votes

Is there any chalk talk in the case of a campus interview associated with a Canadian STEM-based tenure-track position?

4 votes

How to deal with the lack of communication from the university (both HR and department) after accepting their lectureship offer?

4 votes
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Is it alright to contact lab members of a lab you interviewed at for an update on your PhD application?

4 votes

How to correct errors in proofs of an accepted paper

4 votes

Can PhD students turn down teaching assistantships?

4 votes

Asked for PhD grade in application but no grades awarded in my country

3 votes

Any way to create dynamic pdf from ppt presentation? I would like to upload a pdf version of my PowerPoint presentation lectures

3 votes

Should I stop worrying and work on my current postdoc till I get something else?

3 votes

How to handle meeting schedules with many supervisors?