26 avril 2015

A PhD is for life, not just for academia

http://static.guim.co.uk/static/c55907932af8ee96c21b7d89a9ebeedb4602fbbf/common/images/logos/the-guardian/news.gifThere are many careers outside academia where scientific skills are invaluable, and students should be exposed to these in their PhD training. It should also include basics like interview and presentation skills. Supervisors should encourage students to think early on about the path they’d like their career to take. We don’t need fewer people doing science PhDs, we need more people thinking more widely about what those PhDs could lead to. More...

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