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This book provides information that will help research students avoid needless mistakes. It informs and advises you about many of the important facets of postgraduate research, including: - what it means to conduct research at doctoral level; - the requirements for independence, contribution to knowledge, originality and suitability for publication; - planning a research project over a period of time; - responsible research practice; - criteria used in the examination of a PhD. "Getting a PhD "is an essential handbook for PhD students, and will provide plenty of useful advice for Masters students or undergraduates conducting a research project.
John A Finn holds a BSc and PhD in ecology from University College Cork, and a Certificate in Further Professional Studies (Teaching in Higher Education) from The University of Reading. He lectured in the Department of Agriculture at the University of Reading, and later at the Department of Zoology and Animal Ecology at University College Cork. He is now a Researcher at Teagasc (The Irish Agriculture and Food Development Agency)