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PostPosted: Thu Sep 01, 2011 8:16 pm 
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I passed my viva at least, so I'm Dr. (subject to correcting my thesis, as is usual). Hopefully this won't make me massively overqualified for jobs :/.


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PostPosted: Thu Sep 01, 2011 8:32 pm 
Congratulations Dr Chorley :)


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PostPosted: Thu Sep 01, 2011 9:55 pm 
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Nicky Chorley wrote:
I passed my viva at least, so I'm Dr. (subject to correcting my thesis, as is usual).

Get that 'Dr' on your chequebook tomorrow, Nicky. One needs all the help one can get with bank managers.

And welcome to the club.

You may find that a certain sense of
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"Err.. is that all there is?"
(to a PhD)

- comes upon you post-viva, but it is still an achievement worth celebrating. And it's something you earned. My dad eventually made it to be a Professor, but he always stuck to "Dr." for the reason that it was the one that he really felt had the most to do with his own blood, sweat, tears, etc.


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PostPosted: Thu Sep 01, 2011 10:26 pm 
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Chorley"]My dad eventually made it to be a Professor, but he always stuck to "Dr." for the reason that it was the one that he really felt had the most to do with his own blood, sweat, tears

To that statement, I agree


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PostPosted: Fri Sep 23, 2011 4:33 am 
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Thanks all. Corrections have been a pain, but they're almost over now :D.


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