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AJK
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77 votes

How should I respond to full text requests from other researchers I don't know?

25 votes

How do I handle a colleague's gender change when citing their paper?

21 votes

Can a personal meeting with a scientist be referenced?

20 votes

What do you do when you are asked to perform an official review for a journal of a manuscript written by your supervisor?

16 votes

In applying for fellowships, is it better for 'majority' students to select "Prefer not to respond" in racial identification?

15 votes

Should I suggest to use version control for writing a paper with new collaborators?

13 votes

Do I point to mistakes in a paper if I cannot contact the authors?

12 votes

Can we stop looking at recommendation letters and rely purely on "objective" measurements during the admission process?

12 votes
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What to do when visa application requires disclosure of the titles of articles I have reviewed?

9 votes
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In physics, does the order of authors on a paper matter?

9 votes
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In U.S. universities, do male professors get paternity leave?

9 votes

Applying to a lab as a post-doc; I am peer-reviewing their work

9 votes

How to review a software-tool paper?

8 votes

Avoiding "First et al."

7 votes

Supervision without being a member of the research group

7 votes
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Is it allowed to include graphs in a thesis without explicit permission?

7 votes

If a paper is rejected by many journals before finally being published, will that cause conflict with the reviewers who rejected the manuscript?

7 votes
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Business cards for a postdoc: what affiliation?

6 votes
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Is it alright for the main body of my paper to not contain any references?

6 votes
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faculty position: personal statement in the cover letter of a job application

6 votes
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Is it acceptable to post a brief and speculative paper on ArXiv?

6 votes

Is there any (known) way to have Arxiv waive the endorsement requirement?

6 votes
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Positions at satellite campuses

6 votes

Fiancée has a position lined up, but none of the universities in the area are hiring. What else can I do to get an academic position in the area?

5 votes

Is it inappropriate to tell my students to check their school email?

5 votes
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Postdoc without restrictions

5 votes

Postdoc before PhD completion

5 votes

Can an advisor use part of an unpublished paper in a project deliverable without your consent?

5 votes

Should I use my university's letterhead for a cover letter for a job application?

5 votes
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How to leave a postdoc prematurely without burning bridges?