Is it worth doing a Humanities PhD?


There has been a lot of discussion of this question over recent years and the answer must, ultimately, depend on what the individual research student wants out of the experience of doctoral study. Here’s a more than usually balanced discussion of the issue, especially as it applies to post-PhD employment.

http://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2014/03/what-can-you-do-with-a-humanities-phd-anyway/359927/

What do you think?

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