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    Ju is offline Senior Member
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    Default PH.D

    What does PH.D stand for in term of academic acheivement. I always see it written behind the name on the business cards.

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    Default Re: PH.D

    It means Doctor of Philosophy- you see variations like D.Phil/DPhil. The Ph.D version comes from philosophiae doctor in Latin.

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