Carnegie Mellon University

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May 23, 2016

Kovačević featured in Nature on the importance of a dissertation committee

Jelena Kovačević was recently featured in a Nature article on the importance of a Ph.D. dissertation committee.

“If the committee is chosen wisely, these people can be pillars of support for years to come,” says Kovačević. 

The article proceeds to outline how a Ph.D. dissertation committee can impact students after graduation, resulting in students giving back to the university. 

“Understand this is an incredible potential resource,” says Kovačević. “Do as much as you can to nurture it.”

Read the full Nature article here.