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Subject: Re: grads. jobs & fisheries
From: "Matthew S. Grober" <[log in to unmask]>
Reply-To:Academic forum on fisheries ecology and related topics <[log in to unmask]>
Date:Thu, 17 Apr 1997 14:27:26 -0700
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Grober here.

I feel I've been misrepresented by Kevin's comments.  I did not say assert
that "going straight into a Ph.D. program, instead of doing a master's, is
a better strategy
for obtaining a research position..."

what I wrote was "If you want an ACADEMIC POSITION, you are much better off
going straight from your Bachelors into a PhD program.

I went on to say that getting a master's can be a good stepping stone
towards a PhD, but that most top notch (in the Grossman sense) programs do
not care for their MS students the way they do for their PhD students
(especially wrt financial support).  I do not support this policy, but have
seen it many academic institutions.

Cheers - MG

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Matthew S. Grober
Assistant Professor of Physiology
Department of Life Sciences
Arizona State University West                Phone: (602) 543-6939
4701 W. Thunderbird Rd.                        FAX: (602) 543-6073
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