Project Management

Bike sprocket
"Project 365/91" by Phil Tomlinson | CC BY-NC-ND 2.0
A plan helps you make the most of your summer. Use these steps to organize your professional and career development and get a head start on academic work.
Tagged: 
Career Development
Navigating Graduate School
Project Management
  1. Select a topic early in your doctoral program. 
  2. Ensure your topic is doable in one year. 
  3. Develop a clear statement of your research problem and solidify the scope of your project. 
Tagged: 
Professional Development
Writing
Dissertation
Navigating Graduate School
Project Management

Most graduate students find themselves with research responsibilities, and for many this may be the first time they're given the opportunity to help run a lab.

Tagged: 
Navigating Graduate School
Productivity
Project Management

In life and graduate school, sometimes "stuff happens." Despite your best intentions and thorough planning, complications arise: advisors leave, research stalls, bureaucracy slows you down, etc.

Tagged: 
Professional Development
Research
Navigating Graduate School
Project Management