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128 votes
17 answers
141k views

Software to draw illustrative figures in papers

73 votes
10 answers
7k views

Should academic papers necessarily carry a sober tone?

15 votes
4 answers
4k views

For a student, what is the optimal usage of a solution manual?

73 votes
6 answers
19k views

What to do if reviewers reject a paper without understanding the content?

12 votes
5 answers
20k views

How does a faculty member get to work at two universities or more?

15 votes
2 answers
716 views

What to do if one of my recommenders has commited a plagiarism violation that has been publicized online?

10 votes
4 answers
3k views

Should the distinction between bibliography and reference be maintained when writing a paper?

18 votes
6 answers
1k views

What steps could universities take to reduce Ph.D. drop-outs?

19 votes
5 answers
1k views

Rankings for university departments [closed]

17 votes
4 answers
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Having preferred and non-preferred reviewers in journal submissions

42 votes
3 answers
20k views

How to proceed when PhD advisor leaves academia or moves to a new university midway?

43 votes
11 answers
46k views

What part-time jobs are suitable for PhD students?

56 votes
5 answers
84k views

When does one go for a double doctorate?

39 votes
10 answers
3k views

Why do universities have to spend money on journals?

31 votes
3 answers
4k views

How important are citations when applying for jobs or promotions?

140 votes
7 answers
34k views

Choice of personal pronoun in single-author papers

14 votes
2 answers
16k views

When should one opt for a one-year master's program in the US?

5 votes
2 answers
550 views

Software to make illustrative videos explaining a research topic

61 votes
4 answers
35k views

Should I waive my right to view my recommendation letters?

51 votes
6 answers
19k views

Dressing etiquette for interviews in academia

6 votes
2 answers
2k views

Salary determinants for faculty at public schools in the US

14 votes
3 answers
5k views

As a teaching assistant, how important are student evaluations?

67 votes
7 answers
36k views

Points to consider when deciding whether to get married during a PhD

20 votes
4 answers
9k views

Why do universities place a weight on GRE/TOEFL scores?

16 votes
2 answers
5k views

Business School professors - how different are they?

4 votes
2 answers
371 views

PhD in Management Science and a faculty position in CS

24 votes
3 answers
16k views

Should résumés be attached in a mail to a professor?

52 votes
4 answers
29k views

How to contact professors for PhD vacancies?

15 votes
2 answers
1k views

Is there a rule or style guide on use of gender-specific pronouns in academic papers?

22 votes
4 answers
20k views

Timing an internship during PhD