PhD Problem Statement Selection
Choosing a problem statement (regarded as the heart of the study) that sheds light on the pressing issue/problem or a condition to be enhanced in a field of study requires deep insight into the subject. Considering the research objectives, team at Academic Research, consisting of subject-matter experts hand-picks a problem statement that include relative measures to quantify the gap between present & future studies.
Attributes of good problem statement
SpecificA good problem statement must narrow down & focus on specific issue and its possible solutions. It should also interest the researcher and suit his/her skills.
ConciseThe essence of a problem statement must be condensed into a single statement and should define the objectives of the research.
MeasurableProblem statement can be measured in terms of degree & frequency and a good statement must incorporate measurable factors for degree as well as frequency.
EthicalWhile addressing and finding potential solutions for an issue, the problem statement shouldn’t hurt the sentiments of the individual or a community.