Thursday, 4 May 2017

Making the Most of Your PHD - Tip 13

Be as interdisclipinary as possible

  • Engage with public
  • Venture outside subject area by attending seminars put on by other schools/faculties 
  • New research angles
  • Alternative perspectives 
  • New contacts or future collaborators
  • New or future research directions
  • Extended reach and impact of research
  • Supervisors from two different faculties a bonus - but expect conflicting advice and diverse approaches
  • Gap in knowledge – can you take a relevant module?

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