Advice for PhD Students: What Should You Learn in the PhD. Program

Guiling Wang
Department of Computer Science, NJIT


It takes years to get a PhD degree. But the years should not be spent just for a degree. Then what a PhD student should learn in the several years and how to get the most out of it? A Ph.D. degree is a milestone in your journey, but definitely not the destination. How to prepare for the next milestone? What is the important skill set for your career after graduation and how to get it? In this talk, Prof. Wang is going to share her observations, her thoughts and her comments.