Making the decision to pursue a PhD is a big step that requires a significant investment of time, money, and effort. As someone who has gone through the process of earning a doctoral degree, completing a postdoc, and transitioning to a career in industry, I can say that there are many factors to consider when deciding whether or not to pursue a PhD. In this article, I will share my insights and experiences to help you make an informed decision about whether or not a PhD is right for you. Whether you’re a recent graduate, considering a career change, or simply curious about the PhD journey, my hope is that this article will provide valuable insights and guidance to help you navigate this important decision.

Considerations for getting a PhD