Re-envisioning the Ph.D.: What Concerns Do We Have?
A synthesis of concerns expressed from 365 interviews with stakeholders from research-extensive/intensive universities, K-12 education, doctoral students, government funding and hiring agencies, business and industry, foundations, disciplinary societies and educational associations.
Recommendations from National Studies on Doctoral Education
A review of recent national studies on doctoral education reflects consistent recommendations across studies. Read in detail some of the themes and needs that were discussed.
2000 Conference Materials
A review of recent national studies on doctoral education reflects consistent recommendations across studies.
Metathemes from 2000 Conference
Consensus on several themes was reached at the April 2000 Conference, read about them.
Selected Bibliography on Doctoral Education
Selected bibliography on doctoral education includes books; articles from journals, magazines, and newspapers; reports; presentations and conference proceedings; online sources, and unpublished papers.
PhD Career Resources
Doctoral students and Ph.D.'s want and need preparation for a wider range of career options. We have
put together a collection of resources that address preparation for a variety of paths.
of Washington Doctoral Education Resources
A compilation of career resources for doctoral students at the University of