What Makes an Awesome PhD Program? – Part 3

I’ve already covered students and supervisors. The final thing necessary for an awesome PhD program is good research projects. The Research For many people this is the first thing they think of when it comes to an awesome PhD Program. Questions like: What does the research involve? What is the research question being asked or answered? […]

What Makes an Awesome PhD Program? – Part 2

Last week I looked at the role of the student in making an awesome PhD program. This week it is the supervisor. The Supervisor The supervisor is probably the most neglected element of the PhD program. Yet, the supervisor has the largest impact on student experience. Indeed, most students cite supervisory difficulties as their reason […]