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128 votes
17 answers
142k views

Software to draw illustrative figures in papers

56 votes
5 answers
84k views

When does one go for a double doctorate?

43 votes
11 answers
46k views

What part-time jobs are suitable for PhD students?

67 votes
7 answers
36k views

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

61 votes
4 answers
35k views

Should I waive my right to view my recommendation letters?

140 votes
7 answers
34k views

Choice of personal pronoun in single-author papers

10 votes
4 answers
29k views

Is it useful to do an MBA after PhD?

52 votes
4 answers
29k views

How to contact professors for PhD vacancies?

67 votes
1 answer
29k views

Choosing research ideas to include in a statement of purpose

12 votes
5 answers
20k views

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

42 votes
3 answers
20k views

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

22 votes
4 answers
20k views

Timing an internship during PhD

73 votes
6 answers
19k views

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

51 votes
6 answers
19k views

Dressing etiquette for interviews in academia

14 votes
2 answers
16k views

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

24 votes
3 answers
16k views

Should résumés be attached in a mail to a professor?

17 votes
3 answers
13k views

When does one go for an invited paper?

17 votes
4 answers
13k views

Having preferred and non-preferred reviewers in journal submissions

43 votes
6 answers
12k views

Points to remember when having to write recommendation letter yourself

23 votes
2 answers
12k views

PhD opportunities when lacking publications

20 votes
4 answers
9k views

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

20 votes
4 answers
8k views

How should an academic negotiate his/her salary?

73 votes
10 answers
7k views

Should academic papers necessarily carry a sober tone?

92 votes
6 answers
7k views

How to become well-known in the research community while being a PhD student

25 votes
3 answers
6k views

Is "working from home" a bad thing in academia?

28 votes
8 answers
5k views

Are faculty salaries negotiable?

16 votes
2 answers
5k views

Business School professors - how different are they?

14 votes
3 answers
5k views

As a teaching assistant, how important are student evaluations?

14 votes
5 answers
5k views

Should I be truthful about graduate school rejections?

15 votes
4 answers
4k views

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