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Education

PhD students should prepare for careers beyond becoming professors

Written by: Jonathan Malloy, Professor of Political Science, Carleton University The burden should not rest solely on graduate students to map out their careers beyond academia. (Pexels) Every year, a new wave of students begin PhD programs in Canada, often...

Education

How universities can really help PhD grads get jobs

Written by: Derrick Rancourt, Professor, Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary Explicitly teaching graduate students project management - a skill set they typically learn through trial and error - could mean better research and employability. (Shutterstock)A rising tide floats...