Jump to content

Research methods


Recommended Posts


if there is a faculty whose interests fit well with me, but his research methods is qual compared to mine, quanti..

In this case, do you prefer to apply for the university or not if there is no other faculty that you are interested in.


Link to comment
Share on other sites

Your methods should be driven by your questions...unless you specifically want to study methods, and that's an entirely different thing.

Most entering grad students know very little about the method they will eventually use and what is best for their questions (not to mention, their questions evolve rapidly over the first few years). If the faculty member's work interests you and you can see yourself asking related questions/conducing related research, go for it.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now
  • Create New...

Important Information

This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. See our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use