I was pleasantly surprised to receive some really positive feedback on my last post on PhD/grad school advice. So, in the true spirit of Hollywood, I thought I'd follow up my very modest success with an ill-conceived sequel! I should note that these are all just personal reflections. I have not talked these through with … Continue reading Unqualified PhD Advice Part 2: Now Even More Unsolicited!
One of the many purposes of this blog which I haven’t really taken advantage of much is its role as a place for the discussion/reflection/description of being in graduate school working on a doctoral degree. I think I’ve mentioned my comprehensive exams a couple of times and reflected on some of the books on that … Continue reading Dissertation Jenga or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Prospectus Defense