Institutional Inequalities – Graduate Students. Nov 27 th , 2006. Graduate Student Experiences. How long does it take to do a PhD? Research shows that men usually finish their PhDs faster then women. Why?. Time taken to complete PhDs. Discipline Area
Nov 27th, 2006.
The difficulties of having children while pursuing a PhD*
-Scenario: A graduate student who is a single parent cancels a tutorial because of a sick child. Her professor confronts her, pointing out that this is the third time she has canceled, and tells her that if things do not improve she may not be assigned a tutorial section next semester
*Examples from Chronicle of Higher Ed
What systemic (or institutional) barriers & constraints exist for international students?
Lack of social networks =
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