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109 votes

Is it reasonable to require students to bring a laptop to every lecture?

141 votes
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How to deal with a colleague who won't accept they're wrong

5 votes

How can I best approach journals and academics about paying to re-use content from their papers?

7 votes

What are the most important actions after starting as a junior lecturer?

19 votes
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Is it okay to submit the revised manuscript well before the due date?

3 votes

Choosing a title for a research paper

50 votes

How to help reduce students' anxiety in an oral exam?

2 votes

Is it rude not to attend courses which have no attendance requirements?

8 votes

Why mention town and country of equipment manufacturer?

38 votes

Is it permitted to not take Ph.D. students who have girlfriends/are married/don't come in weekends...?

21 votes

Religious supervisor wants to thank god in the acknowledgements

6 votes

Why do most people think it's a bad idea to read from slides?

6 votes
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How to transition from lectures/exams to research/thesis?

6 votes
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Whether to avoid collaborating with an academic because it would prevent them from being a reviewer on your post-doctoral research fellow application

8 votes
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The review of one of the reviewers is basically a copy and paste from my paper. Should I care?

4 votes

Writing my speaker's bio when I have very little relevant experience

7 votes
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Can a reviewer ask for primary data?

3 votes

How one can learn to write successful cover letters and rebuttals to referees?

3 votes

How I can efficiently use Google Scholar to find prior research on a topic?

13 votes

Submit paper before or after going on holidays?

1 vote
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Can I apply for a graduate degree in Cambridge (MPhil/PhD) after I have earned a Bachelor's from Oxford, or vice versa?

4 votes

What to do when PhD approval takes so long?

1 vote

Can my supervisor prevent me from publishing by affecting reviewers opinion?

7 votes

How can I distinguish harsh treatment from my advisor from "tough love" and direct feedback?

4 votes

Benefits to supervisor presence at viva in the UK?

6 votes
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How do I add my ORCID to papers authored by myself?

46 votes
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Advisor forcing to publish paper in high profile journal

7 votes

How to respond to reviewers that ask you to "look again at your results" without providing further details?

15 votes
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What data analysis software should a supervisor recommend to their research students?

2 votes
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How to get students to highlight academic text more effectively?