You have an awesome dissertation topic. You’ve assembled your team of advisors and mentors. You even have been rocking the writing process (well, at least you’re working on it). But what to do with all of those notes and chunks of research?
Chapter organization and structure can be a daunting task—where to begin? What should go in chapter 1 and what should wait until chapter 5? Should you write the introduction chapter first or leave it to the very end?
In this video, Dr. Cathy Hannabach explains how to organize dissertation chapters—both big-scale (across the dissertation as a whole) and small-scale (within each chapter itself).