If you do date a fellow psychologist, and you both intend to stay in academia, I recommend trying to either clearly differentiate your research programs, or “teaming up” as a research duo.Although you cannot plan love, there are dating situations it may make sense to avoid.
Unfortunately, so are pressing deadlines, over-due literature searches, and mid-terms to mark.
Finding or keeping a romantic partner during graduate school can often take a back seat to the demands and stressors of pursuing an advanced degree.
Fear not, there are some relatively simple ways to earn an A+ in your love life, regardless of whether you are currently single or coupled.
I recommend taking part in a recreational sporting league, available at most universities.
In addition to fitting exercise into your schedule, you could be pleasantly surprised by who you’ll meet.