• Supervising the Phd a Guide to Success
    with Sara Delamont and Odette Parry
    Open University Press. 1997.
    This book provides "everything you ever wanted to know about PhD supervision but were afraid to ask!" It is a practical, no-nonsense handbook for both the novice and the experienced higher degree supervisor. The novice will find a developmental sequence of advice, guiding them through all the stages of supervision from the first meeting to viva and beyond. The experienced supervisor will find fresh ideas to improve practice and solve problems. Based both on research among laboratory scientists a…Read more
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    The Doctoral Experience: Success and Failure in Graduate School
    with Sara Delamont and Odette Parry
    Routledge. 1999.
    Annotation. Richly illustrated with case studies and interviews, this book identifies key themes pervading academic life: the nature of research and research supervision; key social processes and problems; distinct and contrasting sub-cultures of departments and disciplines in universities; mentorship and sponsorship; and apprenticeship and rites of passage for postgraduate students. Anyone developing policy and practice in Higher Education, or wishing to understand their own position within the…Read more
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    Goffman's poetics
    Human Studies 12 (1-2). 1989.