This newspaper article describes factors prospective higher degree research students should consider when deciding whether or not to commence PhD studies, where and with whom. The conceptual framework underpinning the advice provided is that of occupational socialization as applied to the development of research roles. The factors identified are those that have been demonstrated to enable, impede and accelerate acquisition of productive and engaged research roles.
Cusick, A. (2015). Researching the journey of a lifetime The Australian (pp. 14-14) Australia : Nationwide News Pty Ltd. ( Newspaper Article )