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Working As A Doctoral Student

  • Interpreting the Meaning of Information for Others
  • Thinking Creatively
  • Communicating with Supervisors, Peers, or Subordinates
  • Getting Information
  • Documenting/Recording Information
  • $49,000

    Average Salary

Example Of What A Doctoral Student does

  • Graduate studies (PhD) in Psychology
  • Evaluated enzyme molecular weight with gel electrophoresis and mass spectrometry.
  • Participated in data collection, coding, and evaluating.
  • Verified targets genes by developing numerous quantitative RT-PCR and PCR assays.
  • Assisted and mentored foreign students and visiting professors.
  • Demonstrated MWD synthesis using 1D and 2D NMR, ESI MS, MALDI MS, combustion, UV-Vis, and PL.
  • Performed measurements on samples using TEM, SEM, EDS, RAMAN, and other tools.
  • Trained new students in molecular biology techniques.
  • Stabilized liposome via 'click' chemistry.
  • Pursued Doctorate in Operations Research and Decision Theory at NUS.
  • Worked with wild type HIV cultures in BSL-3 environment.
  • Research: numerical simulation in statistical physics with Monte Carlo, FORTRAN and Python.
  • Detected intermediates by analytical tools (NMR, HPLC, GC, UV-visible, IR etc.)
  • Worked with Eli Lilly on an experimental Alzheimer's prototype drug
  • Major projects under advisor Dr. David J. Segal.
  • Reinforced and expanded my knowledge of the neurosciences.
  • Assembled by using TEG and MEG welding CADD DESIGN PROJECT Balsa Wood Glider.
  • Administered suicide risk assessments, COPSD assessments, and other assessment batteries (MMPI, PAI, WAIS, EXIT-25).
  • Plant Physiology lab, Biology Dept, University of Louisiana at Lafayette.
  • Investigated the microtubule and F-actin responses in root of Zea mays L. induced by La3+ uptake using confocal microscopy

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Average Length of Employment
Doctoral Student 4.0 years
Doctoral Fellow 2.9 years
PHD Researcher 2.9 years
Postdoc Fellow 2.6 years
Research Fellow 2.4 years
Top Careers Before Doctoral Student
Internship 12.1%
Master 6.1%
Researcher 4.9%
Instructor 3.7%
Volunteer 3.5%
Tutor 2.2%
Lecturer 2.0%
Teacher 1.8%
Fellow 1.8%
Top Careers After Doctoral Student
Internship 5.3%
Scientist 4.6%
Instructor 4.0%
Volunteer 2.6%
Consultant 2.5%
Lecturer 2.3%
Researcher 2.1%

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Top Skills for A Doctoral Student

  1. Protein
  2. Cell Culture
  3. Biology
You can check out examples of real life uses of top skills on resumes here:
  • Constructed multiple P450 chimeras and analyzed biophysical properties for innovative experiments to predict protein function from structure guided by computational models
  • Trained and mentored graduate and undergraduate students in cell culture technique, molecular biology methods, and material characterization.
  • Participated in weekly review of peers research and interesting novel publications in the field of microbiology and immunology.
  • Excelled in PhD studies focused on Introduction to Research, Technology & Literacy, Teaching Writing, and Rhetorical Traditions.
  • Collected data from records and conducted basic research - Participated in team research projects and conduct individual research, including library research

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Doctoral Student Demographics

Gender

Male

44.6%

Female

39.0%

Unknown

16.4%
Ethnicity

White

47.2%

Asian

25.9%

Hispanic or Latino

11.4%

Black or African American

9.2%

Unknown

6.3%
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Foreign Languages Spoken

Spanish

23.9%

French

17.4%

Chinese

12.0%

German

8.5%

Mandarin

7.7%

Russian

5.4%

Arabic

4.8%

Portuguese

3.4%

Italian

3.1%

Japanese

2.8%

Korean

2.3%

Cantonese

1.4%

Vietnamese

1.1%

Swahili

0.9%

Hindi

0.9%

Dutch

0.9%

Thai

0.9%

Bengali

0.9%

Hebrew

0.9%

Amharic

0.9%
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Doctoral Student Education

Schools

Texas A&M University

6.2%

University of Florida

5.6%

University of Michigan - Ann Arbor

5.6%

Grand Valley State University

5.6%

University of California - Davis

5.6%

Purdue University

5.6%

University of Pittsburgh -

5.3%

New York University

5.0%

University of Southern California

5.0%

Walden University

5.0%

University of Colorado at Boulder

5.0%

University of California - San Diego

5.0%

Johns Hopkins University

5.0%

University of the Sciences

4.7%

University of California - Berkeley

4.7%

University of Pennsylvania

4.7%

Ohio State University

4.7%

National University

4.0%

Cornell University

4.0%

University of Washington

4.0%
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Majors

Biochemistry, Biophysics, Molecular Biology

15.7%

Chemistry

11.0%

Biology

9.2%

Microbiology

7.3%

Neuroscience

5.3%

Cell Biology And Anatomical Science

4.7%

Psychology

4.4%

Electrical Engineering

4.1%

Pharmacology

4.0%

Physiology And Anatomy

3.8%

Chemical Engineering

3.6%

Genetics

3.5%

Physics

3.5%

Biomedical Sciences

3.2%

Clinical Psychology

3.2%

Business

3.0%

Biomedical Engineering

3.0%

Computer Science

2.7%

Mechanical Engineering

2.5%

Biotechnology

2.4%
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Degrees

Doctorate

60.5%

Masters

20.5%

Bachelors

16.2%

Certificate

1.1%

Associate

0.6%

High School Diploma

0.6%

Diploma

0.4%
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