I’m choosing between two PhD advisors. One of the projects is more interesting, but the other advisor is just plain nicer. Who should I p…


Question on @Quora: I’m choosing between two PhD advisors. One of the projects is more interesting, but the other a…

A is better funded and more reputable. I’m more attracted to A’s research. But A is a boss, not a mentor, and is insensitive to students’ personal lives. B is an incredible mentor and provides more academic freedom (important to me). B promotes a healthy lifestyle for his students.

I’m choosing between two PhD advisors. One of the projects is more interesting, but the other advisor is just plain nicer. Who should I p…

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