How to delete Academia account?


Academia is a social network for scientists and researchers, letting them network and collaborate within their fields of expertise. Members include researchers from top universities around the globe and many science-based companies.

Can I delete my Academia account?

Yes, you can delete your Academia account and personal information.

How to delete Academia account

  1. Go to
  2. Login to your account.
  3. Click your username in the top right corner.
  4. Choose Account Settings.
  5. Scroll to the bottom until your find the Delete Profile section.
  6. Fill in the reason for leaving Academia services.
  7. Click Delete my profile.
  8. Check your inbox for the confirmation email from Academia.
  9. Follow the link inside the message to proceed with your request for account deletion.

You can block Academia email notifications on the settings page too.


Additional notes


Academia alternatives

  • ResearchGate
  • Google Scholar
  • arXiv

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