4 Answered Questions for the topic recommendation letter
Is it usual to ask for several references for postdoc positions?
I have seen postdoc job adverts which were asking for as many as three recommendation letters, despite being supervised positions and inviting freshly graduated PhD students. Is this practice... more
How to handle letters of recommendation requirements in this situation?
I'm wondering about the best way to handle the following situation. Some time ago I've asked my then-potential referees about possibility to become my reference sources and they kindly agreed,... more
What should a student do, when a professor delays submitting his letter of recommendation?
I'm applying to Stanford, which requires 2 letters of recommendation from teachers, due in 2 days.Both teachers have known about this since mid-September, but one of them hasn't submitted his... more
Can we just send the same two recommendation letters to every colleges? And will I be able to look at what was written in each recommendation letter?
I'm a French student planning to go study in the United States.Most colleges in the United States seem to ask for two recommendation letters from our professors.Can we just send the same two... more