How To Break Barriers In Science: Applied Ecology’s Martha Burford Reiskind
Research assistant professor Martha Burford Reiskind noticed that her Ph.D. students felt isolated as they worked on their dissertations. So she started a weekly group that combine dissertation writing and discussion.
Finalists Named for 3 Minute Thesis 2016
Ten finalists for the Graduate School’s second annual 3 Minute Thesis® competition, Oct. 25, will demonstrate who is most capable of describing their Ph.D. research in just three minutes and with only one slide.
Report Finds Trend Toward Research Article Dissertations
Doctoral dissertations -- the last achievement of a Ph.D. program – are more likely to be research article dissertations at institutions focused on science, technology, engineering and math, according to a report by NC State University’s Graduate School.
Dissertation Institute helps NC State doctoral candidates take the final steps toward finishing their dissertations.
Crossing the Finish Line
The Graduate School's Dissertation Institute is raising the rate at which doctoral students complete their degrees.
Making Research Approachable is Goal of 3 Minute Thesis
Deliver an entire Ph.D. dissertation in three minutes? NC State doctoral students are invited to take the challenge of 3 Minute Thesis.
New Program Supports Students Finishing Their Dissertations
As a doctoral student, Meagan Kittle Autry worked with a friend to complete her dissertation. What she learned through that experience has led to the development of a new online community to help NC State Ph.D. candidates finish their dissertations and earn their degrees.