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JWH2006
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94 votes

How should an advisor handle an underperforming PhD student?

26 votes

How to deal with a cynical class?

21 votes

Failing PhD, how to go forward?

17 votes
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Questions about authorship rank and academic politics

16 votes
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What to do with threats of blacklisting?

12 votes

Who deserves to be first and second author? PhD student who collected data, research associate who wrote the paper or supervisor?

11 votes

How do I reassure my students that my grading really will be “strict but fair” when the university has an “official” grading policy?

9 votes
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Why are women even less represented in engineering than in other STEM?

8 votes

phd advisor hasn't kept a promise (and may not care) - do I address this directly? if so, how best to do that?

8 votes

Doing a master's degree after PhD. Is it advisable?

7 votes

Is my approach to discouraging whiners from taking my class acceptable?

6 votes

How to scale grades to take into account how strong the students are?

6 votes

My adviser is chairing a conference, as a PhD student how can I benefit from that

5 votes

I got accepted into a math PhD program but I don't feel adequate enough to attend

4 votes

Incompetent student

4 votes

What should you do if you learn after posting a paper to Arxiv that it is not a novel idea?

4 votes

What should I do during my PhD program to get a faculty position right after PhD, and how can I accomplish them? (Field: Statistics)

4 votes

I want to do a masters in Biology, but I hate lab work

3 votes
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Impact of PhD cgpa in academia and industry

3 votes

Competitiveness and Success Caliber in Academia

3 votes

Is relevant self-citation an effective way to promote your work?

3 votes

How valuable are poster presentations for new Ph.D. student?

3 votes

How much do grades matter for a future academia position?

3 votes

Are unimpressive grades in core courses an indication of not being competent for a career in the field?

2 votes
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I want to pursue studying in Social Science. What to do in summers?

2 votes

Prioritizing subject matter of future PhD versus university and professor

2 votes

How long can you give job talks on your thesis-book project?

2 votes
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Learn new methods during PhD?

2 votes

What is the weight of GRE analytical-writing scores on math graduate-program admissions?

1 vote

Does high school success in Math have a correlation with Undergrad success in Mathematics?