Because phd students can unintentionally winnow their social circles down to advisers and peers tacking similar challenges introduce yourself to that world to the extent possible while you dont need expertise to match your partners developing a working knowledge of the subject will allow your significant other to share passionate discussions with you.
Span classnews_dtmay 08 2012spannbsp018332dating a fellow student lead to complications just like any situation where you date someone who you work with you have to take into account that things may not work out and youll still have to see each other every day until one of you graduates or leaves.
Im a phd student in a fairly good engineering program and for the last several years i have been single i just find it hard to go out and even meet other people let alone single women who would potentially like to go out with me.
Sonali bracken almost mdphd sonali is a fifth year mdphd candidate at the university of connecticut health center her future career goals center on becoming an academic physicianscientist and translational researcher in the field of hematologyoncology.
I am currently dating a phd student in the same department as me i am also a phd student not the same research group but closely related topics anyway were both happy with it and i dont think theres anything wrong with it but i am worried about possible negative consequences on the job.
Span classnews_dtdec 10 2010spannbsp018332unless you really make a perfect match with a classmate or just really want to hook up after a tough test explore the outside worldplenty to pick from nursesnursing students pharm students undergrads etc.
dating a phd student takes work but its only going to work if he is also willing to put in the time and effort your phd partner needs to be interested in your life work and community as well if your relationship is going to work there needs to be mutual interest and respect for both of your lifestyles.
Link to phdcomicscom getting caught at work reading the archive buy the phd books and take the comics home.