Postgraduate research supervision at a distance: a review of challenges and strategies

  title={Postgraduate research supervision at a distance: a review of challenges and strategies},
  author={Fuzhan Nasiri and Fereshteh Mafakheri},
  journal={Studies in Higher Education},
  pages={1962 - 1969}
This article reviews the literature on supervisory elements in distance postgraduate research programmes leading to a master's or doctoral degree. The authors first identify and review the main supervisory challenges from the perspectives of both supervisor and supervisee. This paves the path to investigate and categorise the strategies that have been put into practice in order to address these challenges. This is a first attempt to provide a structured categorisation of the strategies and… Expand
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