Rob Cargill Posted this on his blog. Everyone who wants to do a PhD should watch it. They don't call it a terminal degree for nothing. If the program doesn't kill you the search for a job just might. I have many students who came to me and ask about doing a PhD in biblical studies. This video is obviously intended to warn people of doing a PhD in the humanities. We still need good people in the field, but you should know what the future holds.