acknowledgements dissertation sample
I would like to express the deepest appreciation to my committee chair Professor _________, who has the attitude and the substance of a genius: he continually and convincingly conveyed a spirit of adventure in regard to research and scholarship, and an excitement in regard to teaching. Without his guidance and persistent help this dissertation would not have been possible.
I would like to thank my committee members, Professor _______ and Professor _______, whose work demonstrated to me that concern for global affairs supported by an “engagement” in comparative literature and modern technology, should always transcend academia and provide a quest for our times.
The acknowledgments is a paragraph that acknowledges (thanks) everyone who has helped you while you have been researching and writing your dissertation. This may be your supervisor or any other academic staff that have provided guidance and support, other students or colleagues that you’ve collaborated with, interviewees, librarians, or perhaps any external bodies that have given you assistance.
The example shown on this page is taken from one held at the Solent Electronic Archive.