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What is it like to be a PhD student? Advice to prospective supervisors

Wyndham, Allison


I am speaking from my experience as a PhD student in Molecular Genetics at the John Curtin School of Medical Research. However, I think that the experiences I talk about today are relevant to students of all disciplines. I have had the opportunity to speak to many PhD students from the ANU, from other universities, and from a wide range of disciplines about their PhD. One recurrent theme is how surprised their supervisor is with them. Supervisors are apparently unprepared for the way their...[Show more]

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Date published: 1997
Type: Working/Technical Paper


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