Category: Academic discussions

Academia Q: Is it okay if a PhD student’s work seems insignificant compared to others’?

My answer to a question from Academia Stack Exchange: https://academia.stackexchange.com/questions/115850/is-it-okay-if-a-phd-students-work-seems-insignificant-compared-to-others/116917#116917 To suggest an answer, based on personal experience and experience of my friends: I propose an illustration on how the 3 key variables in student’s cognition, usually evolve during PhD studies (including completion of the thesis and peer-reviewed article publication), below. On the graph we…