The Best of Our Knowledge #1581 "The World Needs A New PhD" | WAMC

The Best of Our Knowledge #1581 "The World Needs A New PhD"

Jan 7, 2021

Credit HFS Books

Every year students around the country work hard, sacrifice and study to earn their PhD. But is earning that ultimate degree worth it?
Today on the Best of Our Knowledge, we’ll hear from a pair of professors who think the PhD as it currently exists is a relic that needs to be rebuilt from the bottom up.
We’ll also spend an Academic Minute trying to keep teachers.