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25 votes
4 answers
10k views

Unexpected email from Computational and Applied Mathematics registering me as an editor and then sending me a paper to review - thoughts?

4 votes
2 answers
7k views

Why does my colleague, a PhD in anthropology and religious studies in a German public university, have to pay a publisher to publish her PhD thesis?

19 votes
2 answers
5k views

Switch from pure mathematics to machine learning as postdocs?

12 votes
6 answers
5k views

Upon my request prior to a faculty application in France, I was invited to give a talk. Should I travel at their expense or better give it online?

11 votes
4 answers
4k views

What could my postdoctoral advisor do, now that he knows that I started looking for positions in industry?

4 votes
1 answer
4k views

How do I contact Marie Curie postdoc by email? I did significant research but all in vain!

3 votes
2 answers
4k views

For a postdoctoral/Ph.D. position in Mathematics in Europe, can I make this somewhat irregular request?

11 votes
4 answers
3k views

A question regarding renewal of postdoc fellowship, and the mentor not making the picture clear

10 votes
3 answers
2k views

Should I address a "Charge de Recherche" or "Directeur de recherche" in France as "Prof."?

7 votes
1 answer
2k views

Explanation of certain phrases in an online interview for a fixed term teaching position at a certain Scottish university

5 votes
5 answers
2k views

How to demonstrate programming knowledge in CV, while applying to academia and industry?

11 votes
3 answers
2k views

Doing a habilitation in Mathematics in Europe for a non EU citizen?

7 votes
1 answer
2k views

After I chose a preferred referee for a submitted paper, is it un ethical to drop an email to the referee saying that I suggested their name?

3 votes
3 answers
2k views

How do I explain my failed career decision to a potential postdoctoral/academic manager/employer, when I'm almost seven years past my PhD?

2 votes
2 answers
2k views

Should I mention PhD in the header of my industrial résumé to catch the recruiters' attention?

2 votes
2 answers
2k views

I'm confused and frustrated by my postdoc mentor's stubbornness and not caring for my future at all. What should I do? [closed]

5 votes
1 answer
2k views

What exactly is the "présentation analytique" while applying for MCF (assistant professor) positions in France on Galaxie portal?

8 votes
2 answers
1k views

In France, what are the practical differences between the "Maitre de Conferences" position and the other potentially-permanent positions?

7 votes
5 answers
1k views

Postdoctoral fellowships/calls to work in Europe for scientists/mathematicians/engineers that are similar to Marie curie?

-2 votes
2 answers
1k views

Can we apply to the Marie Curie postdoc fellowship with two proposals supported by two different faculty members at two different universities?

11 votes
1 answer
1k views

Where can one find jobs where companies hire mathematicians where they can do (not necessarily mainstream) research?

5 votes
3 answers
1k views

Asking part of the salary in advance while starting a postdoc at a US university

5 votes
2 answers
1k views

Is it possible to get my habilitation in France while being in industry?

4 votes
1 answer
970 views

Two questions on Marie Curie Actions and current open calls

5 votes
2 answers
963 views

On the qualification for teacher-researcher/enseignant-chercheur (MCF) positions in France and its recent abolition - what exactly does the law say?

2 votes
4 answers
944 views

Is it okay to link relevant research, instead of citing them, in a two page only research statement?

5 votes
2 answers
911 views

Can we upload an unfinished paper of theoretical nature to arXiv where the theory has been established, but illustrations are still to be added?

-2 votes
1 answer
876 views

Am I eligible for a Marie Curie (MSCA) postdoc fellowship, given my details?

9 votes
1 answer
848 views

Writing a short paper pointing to a mistake in a 2012 journal paper that got significant citations, while discussion with the author not successful

3 votes
2 answers
788 views

I've been called for an audition for MCF position at a place in France that has nothing to do with my research - what could be the motive behind this?