Most graduates seem satisfied with the experience but miss the celebratory aspect afterwards.
A new taskforce report by the Canadian Association for Graduate Studies says it’s time to rethink the PhD.
A few tips that can help PhD mothers complete some of the major dissertation milestones.
UQAM’s Jean-Hugues Roy analyzed theses and dissertations from the past 25 years to answer the age-old question: How long should it be?
We are publishing regular updates on the situation facing Canada’s universities with regard to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Seven academics reflect on the moment they realized the world had changed.
Rebecca Maymon of Adoc Talent Management explains how the PhD employment landscape is shifting.
The scholar’s latest book is not only the culmination of a career spent examining the ethics of biotechnology, it’s a call to action for the rest of us get in on the conversation.
The University of Toronto G2G Peer Advisors provide graduate students with practical conflict resolution and communication advice.
In this program, Indigenous PhD students receive a stipend, teaching experience, faculty mentor and time to complete their dissertation.
Queen’s University terrorism researcher Amarnath Amarasingam is no stranger to intersectoral strife.
For me, podcasting is a way to continue the conversation with my students and bring my research to unexpected new audiences.
“Throughout grad school, I always thought about how I could leverage my research, writing, analytical, and communication skills if an academic job never panned out.”
I can be an effective scholar and leader only if I am healthy both physically and mentally.
Within academia, the professional editor is considered to be an outside, unknown and potentially dangerous entity.
You do not have to accept the labour conditions that have become the norm in universities, even if you are passionate about research and teaching.
This column is being relaunched, the first post takes a unique look at some of the issues that affect contingent faculty.