Creator Jorge Cham know the graduate world well enough to make fun of everything and everyone in it... but also reminds us of the reasons why grad students chose to study their fields in the first place (Praise for Piled Higher and Deeper) --washingtonpost.com
Hilarious (Praise for Piled Higher and Deeper) --The Chronicle of Higher Education chronicle.com
Cham's following in the scientific world are enough to make even the most distinguished professor green with envy... Supervisors interested in learning what's on their students' mind might find PHD an illuminating place to start. --Science Magazine
About the Author
Jorge Cham obtained his Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from Stanford University, where he created the popular comic strip Piled Higher and Deeper (PHD). He subsequently worked as an Instructor and Research Associate at Caltech. His work has appeared or been featured in the Chronicle of Higher Education, the Times Higher Education Supplement, the journal Nature, Science Magazine and in the USATODAY and Washington Post's websites. The PHD website currently receives over 4.4 million visitors per year, from over 1000 universities worldwide.