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I was rejected from my dream graduate school...what should I do?

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How to respond to “philosophical” questions that aim to undermine a position or derail a discussion?

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Archiving papers, simulation and experimental data, etc?

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Classroom participation – is there a gender issue?

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What makes securing faculty positions difficult?

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How to test (admitted) grad students before hiring them in your lab

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What is the best way to keep your students from getting out of control?

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Should I provide a letter of recommendation/reference to every asking student?

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Planning a course: lecture-by-lecture or topic-by-topic?

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Is it a good practice to end a mathematical equation with a comma or a period in a scientific article?

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Is it acceptable to publish a paper using an affiliation with a former employer?

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Balancing coursework, research, and teaching

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Ways to manage something like a 'work-life balance'?

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Should I list talks on my CV given by co-authors?

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How to handle pressure from collaborators when life circumstances make it impossible to get work done?

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Lack of team support in post-PhD Mathematics career

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Are we mere facilitators of glorifed correspondence courses?

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How can I balance teaching computer-assisted skills and risks of cheating at exams?

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How to keep and organize a research journal/log/diary/notebook? [duplicate]

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Who should write a recommendation letter?

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How can US faculty verify medical absences?

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How does one go about starting a Massive Open Online Course (MOOC)?

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How to find enjoyment in teaching being a research oriented professional?

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How to keep code and output organized?

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Should I give an overview of my research program at the beginning or at the end of my job talk?

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How to cultivate relationships/recommendors as an introvert

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Grading curves in quantitative subjects

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What is the best way to merge subfigures and convert to a required format for submission to a journal?

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How to minimize cheating while running a computer-based quiz?

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Tools for data organising and processing

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