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How much editing can one ethically accept from one's advisor on a fellowship proposal (e.g. NSF/NDSEG/etc.)

28 votes

Why do students go for a PhD even when chances of getting academic jobs on its completion are slim?

23 votes

Being forced to publish a paper?

23 votes

Job prospects after math PhD in cryptography

20 votes

Why would a PhD adviser ask to be removed from the "Acknowledgments" of a paper?

17 votes

Is generic "thank you" email a waste of time in academia?

14 votes

What does an industry recruiter want to know my Ph.D. GPA for?

12 votes

Order of authors in a paper

12 votes

Is it a good idea to respond at all if a person I never heard of is asking for a reference letter?

11 votes

Could I submit an abstract for a conference prior asking my supervisor permission about it?

10 votes

Was I unreasonably left out of author list?

9 votes

Co-author keeps rewriting the article in poor English

9 votes

Role of textbook reading for a PhD student

9 votes

What makes academic failure different from failure in another career?

8 votes

How old can references or sources in a thesis be?

8 votes

Dealing with rejection anxiety as a reviewer

7 votes

How do I handle a "fake" co-author?

7 votes

Can I use the sentence "Most of the references in this paper" in my paper?

6 votes

Is it appropriate to ask the professor a trick question?

6 votes

Letting another author know I'm using one of their results

6 votes

How can I have productive meeting with a very prominent researcher?

5 votes
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How to manage end stage of thesis

5 votes

GitHub repository ownership as a PhD student in a lab

5 votes

What are the benefits of becoming an academic administrator?

5 votes

My advisor wants me to make my PhD thesis weaker

5 votes

Feeling unprepared for PhD because of poor educational system in my home country. Should I leave PhD to retake courses somewhere else?

4 votes

Should I inform the people that I acknowledged in PhD thesis?

4 votes

Is there a way to search for more recent papers than the one I'm currently reading?

4 votes

Is it normal to CC my professor when they introduced me to someone?

4 votes

Is it in the best interest of supervisors that his/her students publish their research results in top journals?