Should I do a PhD?

A great post from my colleagues at Warwick for those of you considering a PhD – with different perspectives from two physicists. If you’re not sure about your reasons for doing a PhD, book an appointment with me to discuss it – it’s confidential, impartial and just might make that decision easier.

The Careers Blog

Have you ever wanted to answer the emergency call for a doctor on a plane? “I can’t resuscitate him captain, but I can increase his understanding of the application of nanotechnology to enhance hydraulic fracturing in unconventional hydrocarbon reservoirs.” Aside from the allure of adding ‘Dr’ to your name, what impact could a PhD have on your career? What should you be aware of when considering an application for a PhD?

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