ABD to PhD: Ten Tips for Completing Your Dissertation

Posted on 4/4/22 9:25 AM

Are you overwhelmed with the amount of work that’s required to complete a dissertation? Are you struggling with where to begin, how to stay motivated, or who to ask for help? Do you need a roadmap to completion?

On Tuesday, April 5, at 7:00 p.m., spend 30 minutes with Kelly Heider, graduate information literacy librarian, to get tips and advice for successfully completing your dissertation. Heider's presentation will help you:

  • find a topic you enjoy and narrow it down
  • make a worthwhile contribution to your field
  • locate and review literature efficiently
  • pinpoint a strong theoretical base
  • select the right dissertation chair
  • develop solid research questions
  • choose research methodology best suited to your study
  • manage your time effectively
  • use the latest technology to make your job easier
  • handle the stress associated with dissertation work

Kelly Heider has supervised many doctoral students and, of course, completed her own dissertation. Learn from her experience and go from ABD to PhD! Join us at 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, April 5 via Zoom.