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Jeff
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45 votes

I feel like male professors don't feel comfortable taking me as a student. How should I address this problem?

4 votes

Can I get a masters degree if I drop my PhD?

21 votes

Getting married abroad on August 21st, job begins on August 23rd. What do I do?

69 votes
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Does it make sense to reward the entire class with better grades if (and only if) no cheating is detected?

44 votes

How to reply to an email from a student who wants a reply instantly?

0 votes

My lecturer is almost useless and I struggle to understand them. What do I do?

13 votes

My PI is publicly humiliating me: Why would a PI do this and what can I do to mitigate the damage from this?

2 votes
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Entering Economics Ph D from M Sc Behavioural Science

16 votes

How is East European PhD viewed in the USA?

4 votes

RA position doesn't give feedback on rejected application

4 votes

How to deal with a setting where some students come to synchronous class unprepared?

2 votes

Sharing research-related codes and datasets: Split them, or share them together on a single platform?

2 votes

Which software converts academic publications from PDF to Word without mangling complex formatting?

13 votes

I am a PhD candidate and I have been offered an internship that I want to take. My advisor objects. Should I take it anyway?

8 votes

How do you respond when students submit the wrong assignment, but you only notice after the deadline has passed?

20 votes

Supervising a lazy BSc student

3 votes

Getting a master in math after an econ PhD

4 votes

explain bad grades to recommender

1 vote

Advice on choosing recommenders

5 votes

Sharing Course Material With Other Lecturers

230 votes
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Is it appropriate to email a professor with a simpler solution than the one she provided?

8 votes

Should I choose the schools that I apply to, or should I ask my advisors to do that for me?

1 vote

How to deal with a disorganized professor?

1 vote
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Can I include NIST data in my research software which lies on GitHub?

1 vote

How to ask for another university prof for course materials?

8 votes

TA salary between different university departments

32 votes

How to proceed after being threatened and treated poorly by university faculty after reporting physical assault?

21 votes

Asking a professor if you would be able to manage the material in their graduate course given lack of background

-3 votes

Should I be honest with postdoc candidate about awful lab working environment?

10 votes

Dreading starting PhD and wanting to opt for other option

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