So close, yet…

“After finishing my M.Phil in 1989, I was given the opportunity to continue teaching in the same college as a professor. However, there was always a still voice within me that kept pushing me to go further and get a PhD. It so happened that a couple of years later, I got a fellowship from ICSSR that allowed me to pursue one. Not only that, under this fellowship, I had the chance of getting my doctorate and then resuming my teaching. This provided me with job…



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