5 Great Reads On Academia and the Pursuit of Your Ph.D.

The Ph.D. Grind; tldr by Philip Guo

The Genius Fallacy by Jean Yang

Reflections on my academic insecurity by Amy Ko

3 Qualities of successful Ph.D. students: Perseverance, tenacity and cogency by Matt Might

Why I’m leaving Harvard by Matt Welsh

  1. The Shape of Your Ph.D.
  2. The Emotional Labor of Your Ph.D.
  3. Always Be EPIC: A Formula For Approaching Your Ph.D. Work
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Sauvik Das

Sauvik Das

Assistant Professor of Human-Computer Interaction at Carnegie Mellon University. Formerly at Georgia Tech. Ph.D. from CMU HCII. HCI, Security, Data Science.