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#1625: What's wrong with the PhD

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Every year students around the country work hard, sacrifice, and study to earn their PhD. But is earning that ultimate degree worth it?

Next time on The Best of Our Knowledge, we’ll hear an archival interview with 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 with higher ed mergers.

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Bob has been a part of the WAMC family since 2001. He currently produces and hosts National Production's The Best Of Our Knowledge. Over the years, Bob has produced The Environment Show and The Health Show for National Productions and hosted weekend mornings on WAMC for a decade. In addition to producing TBOOK, he is currently a reporter and on air host at WUWF Public Radio at the University of West Florida in Pensacola.