N.Y: Syracuse University Press. Roberts, C. M. (2010). The dissertation journey: A practical and comprehensive guide to planning, writing, and defending your dissertation. Thousand Oaks, Calif: Corwin Press. Think of manageability in terms of time, skills, and resources. Make lists of these. For example, do you have access to the population that your research studies? Do you know enough about the methodologies you tend to apply? These It takes some soul searching to know what you are really interested in. It also takes knowledge of the current state of a topic to know that your contributions are going to be relevant.
Here are some tips that you can use to write your proposal properly. 8. Market your proposal (i.e., get it approved) by making it appealing to the reader. (Grammar, spelling, appearance) Have someone read what you wrote and use their feedback as consultation.