Preliminary Assignment

Part I
Write a reflection (1-2 pages) of this material:

Pekka Belt, Matti Mottonen & Janne Harkonen “Practical tips for doctoral students”, found in the Materials section. You need to register to the course in Oodi and after that log in to MyCourses in order to access the Materials section.


In reflection, please tell what you agree with the text and what not, and why. Please also mention most interesting points of
the article.


Part II

Please writen down, what kind of career plans you have: academic or industry, or still considering both, anything else? Does this affect your doctoral studies, for example, what courses you take, or maybe the type of research you do?

Have you thought of starting your own company? What kind of skills you already have you think would be beneficial for an etrepreneur, and what skills would you need to gain?  We'll have an entrepreneur visiting. Think at least five questions you would like to ask.


Submit the excercise latest on October 15, 2018 to MyCourses. Please use pdf file format.