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Rob
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85 votes

Can I contact the referee if I know their identity after a double-blind reviewing process?

49 votes

Is there any point in keeping the paper versions of one's college diplomas?

35 votes

Is it possible to get a research grant without any degree as a person that has a self-learning mentality?

33 votes

Why do people in the United States pay for master's degree in areas where PhDs exist?

28 votes

How to differentiate "imposter syndrome" from actual lack of suitability for grad. school/academia?

24 votes

Is there a time limit to publish PhD research?

23 votes

How do conferences work for deaf scientists?

22 votes
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Where to upload research data after article publication?

13 votes
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Should one add a "research statement" in their CV

12 votes

Pre-print service like arXiv but with private option, so I can correct my mistakes without publicly advertising my mistakes?

9 votes
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Is it unusual to be offered an academic job without pay?

7 votes

How can a developer of fundamental software components best get the credit they deserve?

6 votes

What can be good alternatives of "Respected Sir/Madam" to be more gender-inclusive?

6 votes

How much would it be reasonable to plan for publication expenses, for a project in physics (experimental optics)?

5 votes

What if the journal reviewer tells you to include his two papers?

5 votes

Is scientific progress hindered by page limit and page format?

4 votes

Authors are not responding to my request for additional research reports that were announced as 'available upon request' - should I try to once more?

4 votes
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Asking referees for help over a few months: one big request or many small ones?

4 votes

Former colleagues listed me as a coauthor on a paper without consulting me. Should I make an issue of it, or let it go?

4 votes

Could I use colors to distinguish variables in a paper?

4 votes

Limitations of paper size when presenting comprehensive visualisations of results

4 votes

Coming from an unknown university, is it possible to publish a good research paper in a good journal?

4 votes

Is it possible to change paper title after send back from reviewers for revising?

3 votes

Is it allowable to use an organization's name to publish a paper in a conference, even after I graduate from it?

3 votes

How to find a *to-be-published* paper

3 votes

Peer review: Dealing with vague/open-ended/out-of-scope questions during review

2 votes

What does first authorship really mean in field X?

2 votes

Why do some professors state on their website to contact them prior to applying for admission to a PhD?

2 votes

How do (STEM) professors keep up with the latest tech or development in order to publish research?

2 votes

My coauthor's university address has a typo in our published paper. What should I do?