Tag: application

73 Should I answer this question about diversity? 2017-12-11T18:06:01.480

69 Is it considered normal to publish job offers inviting candidates to apply based on their gender and/or race in academia? 2017-08-24T16:08:58.693

61 Dismissed from PhD due to disability-related misconduct: how to answer question about dismissal? 2017-10-09T16:18:20.720

60 What does it mean if a professor asks you to draft his reference letter for you? 2014-09-26T16:29:55.470

59 How to evaluate potential advisers on grounds other than their research/publications? 2012-02-16T09:06:01.787

57 Choosing research ideas to include in a statement of purpose 2012-05-12T08:35:17.960

57 Why does a UK university need to know my sexual orientation and religion? 2014-10-28T13:33:25.123

54 Should I waive my right to view my recommendation letters? 2012-04-17T09:21:41.803

51 Will flat earth society membership affect my graduate school application? 2016-05-27T06:37:04.117

49 How to handle not having my PhD advisor as a reference? 2012-03-07T16:21:22.117

46 How to find a good topic for a PhD research proposal? 2012-02-15T19:00:06.403

43 Dismissed from PhD program and reapplying; how to answer question about dismissal? 2016-12-18T18:01:53.443

41 Unsolicited CVs from grad school applicants - ignore or try to help? 2013-03-09T16:37:36.330

41 Do my articles published in local newspapers count as publications? 2016-10-02T08:16:49.900

41 Letter writer snapped at my reminder email. What can I do in the future to prevent this, and should I still accept his letter? 2017-12-14T17:24:33.877

37 Value of light-to-none peer reviewed pay-to-publish articles 2013-02-10T12:47:38.837

37 Photo requirement on CV? 2017-11-03T11:02:25.783

36 Graduate school admission with a degree in a different field 2015-05-02T14:46:05.007

33 Why do some universities charge an application fee? 2015-04-12T10:42:45.080

33 Should I disclose academic misconduct on a grad application? 2016-05-25T01:01:03.563

32 Details an applicant should include/exclude in an introductory letter to a prospective grad school adviser? 2012-02-19T13:21:38.807

32 How do academics make money from applying their research? 2012-05-28T03:54:32.717

32 For undergraduates, is publishing "weak" research better than not publishing? 2013-04-06T23:13:27.917

31 How to remove gender bias from an academic job search? 2014-09-26T02:09:58.730

30 How do I deal with diverse interests when applying for a PhD program? 2012-04-14T04:48:49.500

30 Will anybody actually read your research and teaching statements? 2013-11-17T16:48:57.273

30 Crippling anxiety when writing grant applications 2014-10-17T01:01:28.423

29 I missed an application deadline, but it wasn't entirely my fault. How can I still be considered? 2013-01-13T22:34:58.027

29 How serious should I regard the "compliments" in an email denying my application? 2015-04-13T05:53:31.557

29 Should seemingly arbitrary things like "play piano for Church" or "intramural badminton" go on M.S. or PhD applications in sciences/engineering? 2017-01-16T11:16:25.123

28 Is having a "too good to be true" recommendation bad? 2014-11-12T01:08:26.570

28 Professor wrote me a letter of recommendation, but sent it to both me and the institute 2016-09-02T07:10:28.793

27 Can I hide my bachelor and master degrees in CV when I apply for a PhD position? 2015-03-02T08:56:34.327

27 Should I mention that I worked as a professional online poker player on my university application? 2016-01-30T06:45:11.270

27 Applied for PhD, professor asked me to disclose offers from other universities, why? 2017-02-24T14:59:10.913

26 How should I fill the "First name" and "Last name" in an application if I have two given names and two last names? 2015-01-12T05:43:56.997

26 How to show extreme gratitude in an email? 2015-01-30T11:03:21.630

25 Applying to work where I said "no" in the past? 2015-06-12T02:06:53.703

24 Workaround for Horrible Thesis Title on Academic CV 2016-03-16T22:32:46.827

23 How much detail to include in first email to potential PhD supervisor? 2014-02-09T03:54:23.920

23 Do I need to mention having survived a life-threatening illness when applying for a new academic position? 2014-12-19T18:46:25.390

23 PhD application: my country isn't listed 2016-01-08T23:19:13.763

22 PhD application asking what other insitution I am applying to, how to answer? 2012-11-25T18:26:17.727

21 During an application/interview should an applicant justify leaving a current faculty position (pre-tenure)? 2012-09-03T03:26:11.210

21 Is it okay to use students as a reference when applying for a teaching position? 2013-01-17T13:05:48.397

21 Should I omit some of my qualifications in my application materials to "surprise" with during an interview? 2015-01-15T06:17:02.123

21 What should I do if I'm on the waitlist for a PhD program? 2016-03-30T12:52:12.820

21 I am preparing for my PhD applications, and my referee passed away unexpectedly. What should I do? 2016-10-23T08:19:18.570

20 Different CV for university position and research industry position? 2012-06-13T08:02:08.110

20 What to include for a strong research statement? 2013-09-26T16:45:45.663

20 Can we stop looking at recommendation letters and rely purely on "objective" measurements during the admission process? 2017-10-03T19:48:31.693

19 Citing/Attaching unpublished papers in a Research Statement/Profile for a faculty job 2013-03-25T16:02:53.063

19 How will the 2013 US government shutdown affect NSF postdoc applications? 2013-10-04T15:44:14.213

19 First-year PhD student with weak CV/Resume; how to stand out in fellowship competitions? 2014-04-09T02:40:23.567

19 Letter of recommendation from non-native speaker 2016-10-11T16:21:44.433

19 Should I put the papers that I contributed only a little to on my CV 2017-12-04T08:13:34.210

18 How much do soft skills matter for admission decision? 2012-04-02T15:04:14.213

18 Do PhD programs care about the personalities of applicants? 2012-05-02T03:33:23.337

18 What are some good practices for applying to the NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program? 2012-05-06T21:13:16.403

18 Does one need a specific field in mind to apply to a PhD program in mathematics? 2012-05-20T18:16:03.287

18 How many applications are usually received for a given PhD position? 2012-06-22T09:00:27.503

18 Switch from pure mathematics to machine learning as postdocs? 2014-01-25T10:30:32.480

18 How to get letter of recommendation from current advisor if transferring PhD to another university for family reasons? 2014-02-24T16:20:58.913

18 Should I challenge the GRE requirement for a doctoral program in education (in the U.S.)? 2014-07-30T13:30:11.230

18 What do admission committees look for in a diversity essay? 2014-11-30T01:23:00.890

18 I sent an email asking for letter of recommendation almost a week ago and have not received a response. Does it mean NO? 2016-08-22T07:06:29.207

18 Does dropping a Coursera course look bad in a PhD application to the university offering the course? 2016-10-25T18:14:39.620

18 Answer to "Will you be able to provide proof of your identity and employment eligibility if you are hired"? 2016-11-03T10:33:23.873

18 Re-apply to a PhD position that is re-posted after being rejected? 2016-12-28T10:51:15.147

18 Should I quit my job and travel the world before applying to PhD programs? 2017-02-09T04:02:41.110

18 How to decline a potential PhD supervisor? 2017-10-18T12:13:17.033

18 Post Doc application form in France asks for very personal details, is it normal? 2017-12-22T06:46:04.757

17 Ethical nature of multiple post-doctoral applications 2014-01-14T17:28:04.483

17 How related should be the postdoc subject to my PhD topic? 2018-01-28T12:03:39.227

16 A comprehensive question about personal statement 2013-06-05T02:35:07.437

16 What is the PhD application process for Germany and Switzerland? 2014-02-07T15:51:23.833

16 Can a successful grant application be considered a publication in academia? 2014-09-25T02:33:24.867

15 Advice - MS in mathematics to increase competitiveness for PhD programs? 2012-07-16T22:27:59.447

15 Is it a bad idea to send an article under review as a writing sample? (faculty job application) 2013-05-15T16:14:03.547

15 Job applications reviewed "until the position is filled" (i.e. soft deadline): What does that really mean? 2014-03-10T21:01:50.590

15 Is it a bad idea to express my personal feelings about the subject when writing email to a professor for PhD application? 2014-07-10T09:08:45.257

15 What's the difference between cover letter and application email? 2015-02-10T16:02:03.360

15 How to get started on a PhD? 2016-06-13T08:35:22.080

15 Is it OK to ask the graduate chair if my background is competitive? 2016-11-26T19:48:22.610

14 How to withdraw from an application process in a polite manner? 2012-11-20T21:45:52.493

14 Rumor mill and math job 2013-01-03T17:30:00.473

14 Is it appropriate to include additional materials in an academic job application? 2013-10-27T03:27:59.813

14 Should I mention a "math depression" I went through in my letter of motivation? 2013-12-03T09:29:36.953

14 Is pregnancy a valid explanation of a weak academic performance? 2013-12-14T13:18:08.667

14 Is hiding publications in CV a good idea? 2014-06-02T11:58:19.260

14 How should I describe my country's volatile situation in a letter for a scholarship application? 2014-09-19T02:26:10.847

14 How has the application review process for NSF graduate fellowships changed? 2015-02-23T17:30:57.717

14 I had an internship with the professor I'm applying for. Is it possible to ask for a recommendation letter? 2015-06-28T13:44:13.710

14 What is a better point in an academic career to move to the U.S.: as an assistant professor or after tenure? 2015-09-10T08:23:26.690

14 Standing out in the era of big science 2015-12-04T19:10:18.510

14 Could it be beneficial for me to not disclose my gender/ethnicity in an REU application? 2017-01-06T07:38:03.767

13 How to start a startup based on university research? 2012-05-28T04:47:00.500

13 How to search for USA PhD Studentships? 2012-07-06T16:38:32.523

13 Relative or Absolute evaluation for academic positions? 2012-07-23T12:43:55.987