Tag Archives: graduate student

Response to PhD ‘overproduction’ article at UA/AU

This is a response to PhD ‘overproduction’ is not new and faculty retirements won’t solve it.  An article posted at University Affairs last week. Tenure success rates Retirements were never going to solve the problem, and it’s never been about … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Where will a Biology PhD take you?

All too often graduate students have little understanding for what exactly they are being trained for.  You go to medical school to become a medical doctor.  You go to dental school to because a dentist.  You go to law school … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

A (de)motivational letter

For today’s entry I decided to share a letter that kept me going through my PhD studies.  After reading this letter I’m sure you’ll all wonder how this inspired me to slog on.  The truth is that under all the … Continue reading

Posted in Success strategies | Tagged , , , , | 4 Comments