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How to show special respect to a famous PhD advisor?

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Is it socially acceptable to directly contact renowned academics as a student?

78 votes

Is it acceptable for a student to connect with a professor on LinkedIn?

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How should degrees be listed in an e-mail signature?

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Who is the PhD student to their supervisor?

62 votes

As an outsider, how do I get academics to discuss my idea with me?

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Is it appropriate to say "hi" to a professor in email?

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Why do junior faculty serve on PhD admissions committees at American universities?

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Asking a faculty member at my university that I have not met(!) about his research, and about courses that deal with his specialty/my career goal?

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Is it possible to get a PhD position with only a Bachelor's degree?

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When sending email to potential PhD supervisors, Is it recommendable to attach a precis of their papers?

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How do I generate an Undergraduate Thesis worthy of publication?

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Citation after etc word

31 votes

How strange is it (as an undergrad) to email a professor from another institution about possibly working in their lab?

31 votes

Feeling bad about taking time off

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How should I discuss about a paper with my potential supervisor who is one of the authors of that paper?

29 votes

Why do strict designs of theses exist?

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Is it considered bad if a student replies late to a professor?

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What are the upsides for British science from Brexit?

25 votes

Mentor added his name as the author and changed the series of authors into alphabetical order, effectively putting my name at the last

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How to approach an academic journal

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Do I have to do research at the college I am attending to get into a good grad school?

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Using one's middle name in place of their first name in academia

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Thanking professor with dinner delivery

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The meaning of "if any" in journal print charges description

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Can we study University level subjects without getting admitted into a university?

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Where I can publish my bachelor thesis?

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How to approach my PhD advisor after failing a qualifiying exam?

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How much should I tidy up code before I share it?

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What to select for "type of source" for a paper in Microsoft Word?

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