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Raghu Parthasarathy
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237 votes

Advisor professor asks for my dissertation research source code

146 votes

What are the benefits of becoming an academic administrator?

133 votes

Googling my name reveals silly things from when I was younger. I am embarassed. How will this affect me in my future academic career?

90 votes
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After admission, should I thank a recommender who I suspect wrote a bad letter?

76 votes

How do I reassure myself that I am a worthy candidate for a tenure-track position, when department would likely have interviewed me even if I wasn't?

73 votes
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Should I share a scan of my published paper with an academic in my field?

56 votes

Writing referee report: found major error, now what?

52 votes

Should I decline to fill out a recommendation form after saying that I will do it?

39 votes
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Letter of Recommendation Without Contact from the Student

36 votes
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How to increase the productivity of undergraduate research assistants?

30 votes

How to argue against questionable research practices such as P-hacking and Harking?

29 votes

My paper was presented as part of a Keynote speech written by my advisor. What do I mention in my CV?

26 votes

Graduate Program Director Congratulating Me on Failing Comprehensive

23 votes
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If I proposed my PhD this year (but have not defended) can I say that I graduated this year?

18 votes

Why professors spend most of their time to write proposals than doing research?

17 votes

If I work on a project funded (for example by Ministry of Transportation) through my supervisor, is he legally obliged to pay me?

12 votes

Internet regret

12 votes

Fiancée has a position lined up, but none of the universities in the area are hiring. What else can I do to get an academic position in the area?

11 votes
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Is it bad to update a job application after the due date?

10 votes
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management in academia

10 votes

Conflict with department chair

9 votes
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What is a good process for developing a new course from scratch?

9 votes

Should I ask to work on professor's project?

8 votes

contacting professors when looking for a job even if there are no advertised vacancies in their group

8 votes
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First time preparing and teaching a course

8 votes

What time of year do STEM professors typically work on grant proposals?

8 votes

Modern replacement for slides in presentations?

7 votes
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How to write a brief author biography for a journal article?

6 votes

When applying for grants, does the NSF care that I'm "poor"?

5 votes

Postponing faculty start date due to covid and Pregnancy?