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Science PhD Career Preferences: Levels, Changes, and Advisor Encouragement

Figure 4

Share of students reporting that particular careers are encouraged/discouraged in their lab or department.

Respondents rated on a 5-point scale the degree to which PhDs in their lab/department are encouraged or discouraged to pursue each career. Figure 4 shows the share of respondents choosing each response category. Raw data for this figure are shown in Table S5.

Figure 4