Category Archives: The future of doctoral education

US and European debates on doctoral education – The doctorate and Bologna


An EU-funded project, UNIKE (Universities in the Knowledge Economy), has just published a report containing its first set of notes. The report looks at European policy on doctoral education over the last 15 years or so and at US policy … Continue reading

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US Modern Language Association ‘Report of the Task Force on Doctoral Study in Modern Language and Literature’ published


The debate on the structure, value, numbers and future of the US PhD in Modern Language or Literature continues. The Report of the Task Force on Doctoral Study in Modern Language and Literature, produced by some of the great and … Continue reading

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