phd

  1. Is abandoning my PhD degree better for my career path?

  2. Selecting a Thesis - Are there lists of interesting or open questions?

  3. In academia, does the amount of material that one has to learn diminish as time progresses?

  4. How to deal with constant negative feedback from PhD advisor?

  5. How to be confident that my background for my research is adequate?
  6. Could writing a survey of the state-of-the-art in my field compensate for my lack of publications?
  7. My PhD supervisor cannot promise me date to defend my dissertation before my visa expires. Should I just quit my PhD and start over?
  8. Leaving reputed full-time job for a postdoc after PhD

  9. What does MS in Pure or applied Math look in top PhD statistics application

  10. Very competitive program vs. not-so-competitive program (Math PhD) & other deciding factors.
  11. How to avoid procrastination during the research phase of my PhD?

  12. Should I ask POI for update on PhD application?
  13. Why is getting your PhD in Iran invalid for obtaining a post-doc position in the US?

  14. Should I go for a PhD in Oxford University?
  15. Potential supervisor replied but did not explicitly say if he is ready to supervise
  16. Should a graduating doctoral student "care" about his or her advisor's tenure considerations?
  17. How to organize a work-in-progress workshop for PhD students in the field of law and related social sciences?

  18. Low Undergrad GPA but 2 years Lab experience since graduating, How do I know where to apply?

  19. How to get through the rigorous phase of PhD?

  20. Graduate application difficulties
  21. Can I get hired as a psychology professor if I get a PhD in educational psychology in an education department?

  22. Does PhD acceptance depend on my current MA's completion?

  23. May I include results from a collaboration in my PhD thesis?
  24. How is it possible to get into PhD in a different institute than Masters when publications take so long?
  25. Advice needed: drop out of master and apply for non-degree program (PhD is the goal)?

  26. Should I write an email to the professor I want to work with regarding my performance in the exam?

  27. Deferring a PhD to pursue a masters after accepting it. Advice?

  28. If one can defend a title of "PhD" to any other PhD, is that title valid without any conferring institution?
  29. Is the academic job market in developing / former Eastern Bloc countries welcoming towards young foreign researchers?
  30. What should I do if funding announcements aren't made until after the acceptance deadline?

  31. I hold a PhD in political economy, and am outside academia; what route might I take towards researching for a PhD in canine psychology and behaviour?

  32. Can an editor examine a PhD student whose manuscript is under review in their journal?

  33. What is an "Advanced Studies Diploma" equivalent to?

  34. Is it easier to get high-ranking admittance from MA or lower-ranking PhD?
  35. May I call Samuel Johnson a PhD?

  36. If I receive an "honorary doctorate" from a reputable university, would it be wrong to refer to myself as "doctor"?

  37. PhD duration in the USA
  38. Benefits of including short and/or long-term visits abroad on my CV?
  39. Is it normal for US PhD programs to require students to pay tuition for extra credits beyond 9 credits/semester?

  40. Is wanting to quit part of the "PhD experience?"

  41. Trying to understand the PhD life in US
  42. Without sponsors can we get greencard ? ( on PhD or without PhD)
  43. Searching for PhD theses in google scholar
  44. How do US professors consider about Chinese undergraduate candidates’ application for theoretical physics?

  45. Is it okay to focus the PhD Research Proposal in more than one topic?
  46. What should I do with small research results in theoretical computer science?
  47. PhD in mathematics, science communication jobs
  48. To stay or leave PhD after having completed 4 years

  49. A Not Very Approachable Professor
  50. Choosing between a masters at a top tier university, and a PhD at a lower tier university

  51. What fraction of STEM PhD graduates end up in jobs that require a PhD?

  52. How do I balance interests within a specialized PhD? Do I simply read a lot outside my field?
  53. How to save one's ass in the last year of PhD with supervisors that never keep up with the project?
  54. Advisors who always insist on one particular idea: How to deal with this?
  55. I am interested in pursuing a Masters/PhD program in the US but I do not have a bachelor’s degree
  56. It is possible to obtain two PhD degrees (various fields) on the basis of one interdisciplinary PhD dissertation?

  57. Dropping UK PhD - is it worth switching to MPhil?
  58. What has influence on PhD admission?

  59. Should I choose industry internship or research assistant job at the lab?
  60. Would it be ethical for a computer science PhD student to hire an assistant (programmer)?

  61. Why so many people do a PhD even when chances of getting academic jobs on its completion are slim?

  62. Why are faculty positions in Management Information System (MIS) going down?

  63. What does a promise of possible funding "based on availability of departmental funding" actually mean?
  64. How hard is it to get admitted to a PhD programm in UK/Ireland having specialist's degree from a mediocre Russian university?
  65. I am having trouble with my advisor. Can someone help?

  66. Professor agreed for a Skype meeting and then didn't follow up. Also hasn't responded to a reminder I sent a week after. Should I move on?
  67. What to do when the potential supervisor does not respond after initial positive response?

  68. Is it okay to disclose papers under review for feedback on the review?
  69. Is there a concept of qualification examination in U.S. Ph.D. programs and how does it relate to credit counting?
  70. What is the right way to patent an idea under PhD studies?
  71. Ethicality of continuing my Ph.D. with intentions of leaving
  72. Quitting a PhD program after four years and applying elsewhere
  73. What is difference between PhD and Postdoc?

  74. How much bandwidth should I allocate for reviewing as a PhD student?
  75. 2nd-Year PhD student. PI is taking a new job. Will I be able to transfer?
  76. What are some important questions to ask former alumni of a PhD program we will enrol in?

  77. PhD research, research doubts?

  78. When can a person be called a PhD ABD?
  79. Relearning how to work (becoming much more efficient). Is it even possible?

  80. Etiquette for reaching out to previous students of advisor

  81. Asking the institute about the status of the application

  82. Can I legally omit the fact I hold a Ph.D. degree?

  83. Putting "List of Figures, Tables, Conference Talks, etc." in thesis (Chemistry)
  84. Should I write more books as a grad student, or focus more on studies/research?

  85. Net salary for PhD in German university
  86. One week to go in the final PhD submission and I have lost the will to work on it. Help!
  87. What are the potential pitfalls of putting a PhD on hold to be employed by the university?

  88. Is master in physics at Germany well respected in US?

  89. Is it okay to go solo in research?
  90. System for organising printed papers in folders?
  91. Attempting to move an accepted PhD to another university

  92. Referring to the work of other academics in interview with potential supervisor?

  93. Is getting a PhD position in the US easier with a prior degree from the US?
  94. PhD interview question: BSc dissertation/'thesis'
  95. Has a "portfolio" of orthogonal projects ever been acceptable for a PhD thesis, instead of a single large project?
  96. Springer with Editor
  97. How to study better when underprepared for grad level theory course

  98. A potential PhD supervisor wants me to visit campus for an interview before I know if I'm accepted
  99. What does it mean if a professor asks you to draft his reference letter for you?
  100. Should I talk about myself while writing a letter of recommendation for a student?