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George Welder
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19 votes
4 answers
6k views

Can I hand in an essay which I have written last year, but not as part of a course?

10 votes
1 answer
471 views

Does it still make sense to reply to not so recent publications? Is there a cut off?

8 votes
1 answer
2k views

Can I ask the journal to publish my paper in a later issue?

7 votes
3 answers
640 views

What prevents someone from turning the same idea into multiple papers?

6 votes
2 answers
4k views

Early Career Publishing strategies? (Keep publications to a minimum before tenure-track job?)

6 votes
3 answers
5k views

Ask professor for reference and at the same time propose to do phd with him? (UK)

6 votes
1 answer
3k views

e-mailing a professor: first lines of an email (US/UK) [closed]

5 votes
1 answer
282 views

Are (academic) job chances improved by extra-academic activities (Podcast, Popular Science Books)?

4 votes
1 answer
871 views

What are the chances of getting an academic position year after completion of PhD? [closed]

4 votes
1 answer
245 views

Are papers published as a result of winning a competition considered worth more / less than regularly published papers? (same journal)

3 votes
2 answers
1k views

Is knowledge of foreign languages per se helpful for graduate applications?

3 votes
2 answers
755 views

Want to get back in touch with professor so he won't forget me but don't know what to say

3 votes
1 answer
1k views

Get in touch with potential PhD supervisor without a topic? How specific should I be?

2 votes
3 answers
910 views

How much can a Professor influence admittance of his/her PhD students? (UK)

2 votes
2 answers
553 views

After having published a paper, am I still free to use & distribute it as I wish?

2 votes
1 answer
795 views

How difficult is it to get PhD funding for the Humanities (UK)?

2 votes
1 answer
1k views

Whether or should I ask for a reference from my advisor who I believe does not like me?

2 votes
0 answers
70 views

Is it more difficult to publish in a journal when not affiliated with an institution? [duplicate]

2 votes
1 answer
727 views

Congratulating professor to having moved to a new university?

2 votes
4 answers
344 views

Publishing similar but much longer article "again" in different journal?

2 votes
4 answers
566 views

How do I get a professor at a different institution to read my essay draft?

1 vote
1 answer
230 views

Is it plagiarism if I don't mention where I found a quotation originally?

1 vote
2 answers
624 views

Saying thank you to professor & asking for a reference at the same time?

1 vote
1 answer
217 views

Improve letter of recommendation after graduation?

1 vote
0 answers
384 views

Is it possible to do a PhD with a Professor Emeritus? [duplicate]

1 vote
2 answers
289 views

How to find out whether potential advisor will retire soon? [duplicate]

1 vote
2 answers
114 views

SOP - UK department offers two distinct masters - I am interested in both

1 vote
1 answer
546 views

Got a distinction, but only because of some exceptionally high marks - is this a disadvantage?

0 votes
2 answers
1k views

Publish collection of papers into a book?

0 votes
1 answer
143 views

Can I ask potential advisor what topics he is currently most interested in?