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Tom Au
  • Member for 12 years
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  • New York, New York
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Should I include high school details in Grad School Resume?

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Applying to a second MSci/PhD with a PhD

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Does engineering undergrad performance matter for masters in management admission?

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Can one of your letters of recommendation come from a professor in a department unrelated to your field of study?

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What is life as "Head of Department ____" like?

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Is the minimum GPA required for Graduate school a cut-off criteria or a general guideline?

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Teaching a very small class when the students have very uneven proficiency levels

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Why do many talented scientists write horrible software?

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Why are recommendation letters crucial for scholarships or graduate admissions?

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Trauma affected my grades while in undergrad, how will it affect me getting into graduate school?

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What is the optimal balance of time spent on research vs. volunteering/leadership/organizing in grad school and beyond?

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Will my stressful year be seen as a negative?

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Is it appropriate for a graduate student to ask faculty whether they would like assistance in writing a grant?

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What to do about an important typo mistake in my submitted conference paper?

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Is it possible to become a professor in a field where you don't have a PhD degree?

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Is it acceptable to e-mail a professor at another university to ask for a meeting to discuss common research interests?

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How can I determine whether a student has written an excellent paper themselves, or hired someone else to do it?

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I was pushed to submit a mediocre paper to a conference. To my surprise it was accepted. How to save face?

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Can you be a good PhD student if you hate reading literature?

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Is it possible to apply to a PhD program, then transfer a year later to a higher-ranked program?

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Is it disrespectful to write very similar emails to multiple people?

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Bachelors in computer science and wanting a masters?

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Is undergrad research experience related to the undergrad field preferred, or can I do research on the area I plan to study in grad school instead?

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Will getting rejected from a graduate school affect my relationships with the faculty members at that school?

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Is it normal to get an angry review that does not address any point of the work?

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Is it worth to split my book into articles and publish them individually?

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Is there any problem with giving lots of extra credit?

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How is it possible to get a masters in electrical engineering in one year?

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How well does "Applied Mathematics" cover "pure math?"

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Should I get a master's in math before getting econ PhD?