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The Step Back That Helped Me Get A Ph.D. Position in Denmark

asphalt road between trees

My journey as an average Vietnamese graduate to Denmark Spring 2009, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.  I completed the Master’s program in Mathematics. A Vietnamese would then add the prefix “Thạc sĩ” (Master) whenever she introduced my name to others.  With the Master’s degree, I officially became a staff (“biên chế”) at my institution. It …