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Alecos Papadopoulos
  • Member for 10 years, 8 months
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74 votes

Dealing with a PhD student reneging on an agreement to appear in social media

42 votes

Saying "good question" during a seminar talk

24 votes

When and why should you write numbers less than 10 in words?

23 votes

Are professors allowed to accuse someone of cheating based on a general increase in test scores?

20 votes
Accepted

How to handle unprofessional negative reviews from a journal?

18 votes

Tension between "publishable" and "motivating" research topics

16 votes

Is it better having a bad PhD done or having no PhD?

12 votes
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Co-authors on a study have cut communication, what can be done?

11 votes

Can I write a referee report too fast?

10 votes

Time to read student evals again (shudder)

10 votes

46 year old CPA wants to earn reputable doctorate - need advice

10 votes
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Correlation between personality type (MBTI or other) and success in academia?

9 votes

Almost 14 months after submission the associate editor informed me they still did not start with the review process

8 votes

How ethical is the practice of including spouses as co-authors when they are in the same field?

7 votes

As a new faculty member, how do I avoid the Peter Principle?

7 votes

What are your thoughts on epigraphs in theses?

7 votes

A high quality contribution but an annoying error is present in my published article

6 votes

Is it a negative that my PhD research has been in several unrelated areas?

5 votes

How to ask for a non passing grade?

5 votes

Examples of harmless mistakes (on purpose) in submitted papers

4 votes

Paper rejected based on "informal review" - any point in appealing?

4 votes

Should I list a sub-par paper on my CV?

4 votes

Plagiarism in semester assignment

4 votes

Is the “purpose” of a Ph.D. merely to gain general entry into the world of professional research, or is the research topic critically specific?

4 votes

Author wants to withdraw or insist on re-reviewing at proof stage of publication

4 votes

How to sort issues over authorship in my manuscript with PhD supervisor?

4 votes

Got accused of plagiarism due to a reference lost during copying my own writing

4 votes

What's a novel way to say "all errors are my own"?

4 votes

What to do when you spot a paper on arXiv with the same essential material as yours?

4 votes

Are there any good strategies for conveying the true significance of the results that look obvious post factum?