Re: Industry jobs with PhD in Technical Communication

Subject: Re: Industry jobs with PhD in Technical Communication
From: "Gene Kim-Eng" <techwr -at- genek -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Thu, 1 Nov 2007 12:30:52 -0700

If your company is selling to customers in scientific fields
academia, PhDs producing and presenting papers at scientific
and other professional seminars are an important part of
marketing. In organizations engaged in scientific research,
even the copyeditors have to have advanced degrees to be
taken seriously, whether they have anything to do with the
actual work or not.

Gene Kim-Eng

-----Original Message-----
From: Rob Hudson
> I'm wondering about the kinds of things a PhD could do in
> particular
> that, say, a Masters or lower candidate might not be
> prepared for.
> To say it another way: what can I do with a PhD that I
> couldn't do
> without? And how should I shape my strategy during school,
> through the
> dissertation process, and once I emerge into the market to
> capitalize
> on my new education, research, and experience?
> and info.


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