Rethinking the way we do the PhD

Experts have argued that we tend to use our memories of the past to imagine the future, which is why so much future gazing is essentially a form of nostalgia.

Source: Where I call bullshit on the way we do the PhD – The Thesis Whisperer

Some good points from Inger about the need to reimagine the purpose and process of PhDs, and that we should stop preparing HDR students for a world that no longer exists.