PhDs – fit for purpose?

 Are you a scientist? Have you done a PhD in a science or science related area? If so, do you feel that your PhD prepared you for your life and work in the months and years that followed that training period? In many of my encounters with younger, early career researchers in the sciences, there’s an underlying discontent. It comes in many forms but a common theme is, “I never expected it to be like this”. People did their PhDs. They knew […]

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