Help Solve the Mystery of the Disappearing PhD

Very VERY few of those who pursue a PhD in science will continue on to a tenure track position. We’ve spoken a lot on this blog about postdocs, faculty positions, and what industry might look like.

From Science:

Now Melanie Sinche of theLabor and Worklife Program at Harvard Law School is trying to learn more. “If you earned a PhD in any of the physical, life, computational, engineering, or social sciences between 2004 and 2014 and have ever worked, trained, or studied in the U.S.,” you can help by participating in a confidential online survey estimated to take about 15 minutes.

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