Developing Research Interest

Developing a research project is very difficult, regardless whether you have previous research experience.  If you already have a topic in your mind that you are more excited about it, that’s great! If not, you may thinking that where do i start? what is a good research topic? whether research problem is accepted by your supervisor or not? what is my interesting area? what are the funding available?. Take deep breath, because finding a research topic and developing a research path is most enjoyable part of research career. 1. Identify your…

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How to become an expert in your research field?

Assess yourself against the list of specialties in your field. Read books, blogs, periodicals, and sites. Join, participate in, and help lead communities of practice in your field. Successfully complete relevant training. Attend conferences in your field. Find a mentor. Learn by doing. Stretch your limits by volunteering for and accepting challenging internships, apprenticeships, assignments, projects, and missions. Present, speak, lead discussions, and deliver training. Post, write, and publish.

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