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The Supervisor

Helene experiences that the pressure makes a lot of the PhD students uncertain. She thinks it is important to encourage them to be more independent in their way of thinking.
Read Helene's story

The PhD student

Martin thinks he is at the mercy of the demands of an impersonal and partially arbitrary system. He sometimes would like to have more guidance from his supervisor.
Read Martin's story

Ideas and advice

As a PhD student, it is not always the best experience and practice either to be too controlled or to have to be too independent. If you feel you have similar experiences to those of Helene and Martin, we can give you some advice on how to handle the situation.
Ideas and advice to supervisors and PhD students

Contact person for Advice for doctoral supervisors

Margareta Jernås
Phone: +46 (0)31-342 94 33
Send e-mail to Margareta

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