April 9, 2018
Significant life achievements such as earning a doctorate are moments of great celebration, but they can pose unexpected challenges as well.
March 27, 2018
Furniture and windows may be the most visible part of your work space, but the most important part could be what’s not there (other people).
March 19, 2018
Carving out the dedicated, focused time you need for graduate study is an ongoing process, and requires both self-reflection and a toolbox of carefully chosen strategies.
March 6, 2018
Wishing for better mentoring? It’s important to manage your expectations and think creatively in your search for critical academic and professional guidance.
February 27, 2018
The opportunities will help Duke Ph.D. students in the humanities and humanistic social sciences integrate relevant off-campus work experiences with their academic interests and professional goals.
February 26, 2018
Believe it or not, your humanities Ph.D. training could give you a leg up on the competition in the tech startup world.
February 19, 2018
Some things that prospective Ph.D. students should consider when weighing their admission offers.
February 12, 2018
How to connect with those who presumably don’t “get” you or (worse) talk about nothing but UNC basketball?
February 5, 2018
Highly specialized doctoral study can keep your professional orbit very small. Don’t overlook the value of building connections broadly, imaginatively, and courageously.
January 30, 2018
Professor Marc Brettler (Religious Studies) explains how engaging in service to your department, university, and profession while still in graduate school can help your teaching, research, and job search.