November 20, 2008
Social Science PhDs-Five+ Years Out: Geography PhDs
Geography respondents from the Social Science PhD’s – Five+ Years Out survey reflected upon their doctoral education and indicated areas that could use improvement, including: career preparation for academic and non-academic careers, help with publishing from the dissertation adviser, training in writing and publishing received during PhD studies, and training for teaching.
Babbit, V., Rudd, E., Morrison, E., Picciano, J., & Nerad, M. (2008). Careers of Geography PhDs: Findings from Social Science PhDs—Five+ Years Out. CIRGE Report 2008-02. CIRGE: Seattle, WA. www.cirge.washington.edu
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