Philip Guo (Phil Guo, Philip J. Guo, Philip Jia Guo, pgbovine)

Pages tagged as Ph.D. student life

PG Vlog #131 - Which Ph.D. Offer is Best for You? (+what to keep in mind after you accept) 2018-03-22

PG Vlog #128 - Why Being a Ph.D. Student is a Challenging Job 2018-03-16

PG Vlog #112 - How Long Does It Take to Finish a Ph.D.? 2018-01-28

PG Vlog #108 - Post-Ph.D. Job Options - 3 of 3 - Academic Jobs 2018-01-15

PG Vlog #107 - Post-Ph.D. Job Options - 2 of 3 - Industry Jobs 2018-01-15

PG Vlog #106 - Post-Ph.D. Job Options - 1 of 3 - Industry vs. Academia 2018-01-15

PG Vlog #103 - Pursuing a Ph.D. to Get a Teaching-Focused Job 2018-01-11

PG Podcast Hour with Robert Ikeda 6 - P takes a true vacation; R reflects on his Ph.D. years 2017-12-17

PG Vlog #94 - How Fernando Perez Inspired My Research 2017-12-07

When do you graduate with a Ph.D.? 2017-10-05

PG Vlog #63 - The Eloquence Trap 2017-09-27

PG Vlog #58 - My Thoughts on "The Genius Fallacy" (Jean Yang's blog post) 2017-09-16

PG Vlog #57 - What I Tell New Ph.D. Students at Orientation 2017-09-13

PG Vlog #47 - What Jobs Do Ph.D. Graduates Get? Over a Dozen Examples 2017-09-01

PG Podcast - Episode 30 - Frank Wang on the vital role of people in technology 2017-08-14

PG Vlog #35 - Congrats to Margo Seltzer on her CRA-E Student Mentoring Award 2017-08-03

Ask Me Anything (AMA) on YouTube Live 2017-07-30

PG Vlog #24 - Ira Glass and the long road to mastery 2017-07-18

Working Effectively With Me as Your Research Advisor 2017-07-11

PG Vlog #15 - The Dangers of Premature Cynicism 2017-04-24

PG Podcast - Episode 22 - Jess Hamrick on teaching programming to social scientists 2017-02-08

PG Vlog #11 - Playing Opens the Door to Serendipity 2016-12-29

PG Vlog #6 - Too Much Early Feedback Can Be Harmful 2016-11-19

PG Podcast - Episode 15 - Robert Ikeda on pivoting from grad school to startups 2016-11-03

PG Vlog #1 - Doing Publishable Academic Research 2016-10-20

PG Podcast - Episode 4 - Ted Benson on starting a company from Ph.D. research 2016-07-22

Fellowships Considered Harmful (not really, but I wanted a clickbait title) 2016-03-11

Advice for first-year Ph.D. students (video) 2015-11-05

Twelve Tips for Data-Driven Research 2015-11-05

The N=2 Interview about Ph.D.s in Computer Science 2015-08-26

Pep talk for new Ph.D. students 2014-09-06

The single most practical reason for pursuing a Ph.D. that I can think of (and I've thought a lot about this topic!) 2014-09-05

Exit Interviews for Ph.D. Students 2014-07-27

Early-Stage Grad Student Depression 2014-02-01

Getting Past Superficial 2013-11-26

Advice for early-stage Ph.D. students 2013-11-24

Interested in joining my research lab?

Hacking the Ph.D.: Three Serendipitous Projects 2013-11-11

Philip's Ph.D. Portal 2013-08-27

Why pursue a Ph.D.? 2013-08-21

Ph.D. Dissertation Summary 2013-06-18

My thoughts on "The N=1 guide to grad school" by Adam Marcus 2013-05-08

Lessons from the Grind (MIT Technology Review) 2013-01-02

The Ph.D. Grind: Lead From Below 2012-09-28

The Ph.D. Grind: Main Grinds and Side Grinds 2012-08-25

Overview of U.S. Science and Engineering Ph.D. Program Requirements 2012-06-20

The similarities between being a junior researcher and a high-tech entrepreneur 2010-03-06

Reflections and advice on life as a mid-stage Ph.D. student 2008-09-20

Advice for Science Fellowship Applications: NSF, NDSEG, Hertz 2006-07-02