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61 total results for PHDS   ( score: 50 )

44 results for PHDS from Shortz Era puzzles:
Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
DateGridClueAuthor
Fri Jun 17, 202225DMany college profs (4)Pao Roy
Wed Jun 8, 202256DMany profs (3)Bruce Haight
Sat May 21, 202251DResults of some successful defensesRyan McCarty and Yacob Yonas
Mon May 2, 202255DSome advanced degree holdersErik Agard
Tue Feb 22, 202264AThird degrees, for shortJacob McDermott
Sun Jun 27, 202170DHigh degrees, for shortRoss Trudeau and Lindsey Hobbs
Sun Jun 16, 201935AMajor academic achievementsJoel Fagliano
Mon Jun 3, 201956DDegrees after M.A.sLynn Lempel
Sun Nov 4, 201810DMany faculty members, in briefPatrick Berry
Sun Jan 21, 2018118AAchievements of Henry Kissinger and Martin Luther King Jr., in briefVictor Barocas and Andy Kravis
Sun Oct 1, 201760DMost profsRobert Fisher
Sun May 14, 201721DMany profs (3)Will Nediger
Fri Nov 4, 201628DElite group of gradsDavid Steinberg
Sun Oct 9, 2016112DMany tenured profsMichael Ashley
Wed Sep 14, 201654DDegs. for many professorsDan Schoenholz
Sat Jan 9, 201658DCondoleezza Rice and Martin Luther King Jr., for twoJason Flinn
Sun Sep 6, 201550ADegrees of magnitude?Patrick Berry
Fri Jul 3, 201523AGoals of some candidatesBrandon Hensley
Wed Mar 26, 201451DNth degrees?Alex Vratsanos
Sun Jun 23, 201314AUpper-tier academicsPatrick Berry
Sun Jan 1, 20121AMany college profs (4)Patrick Berry
Wed Jul 6, 20111ADegrees of excellence?Peter Collins
Thu Jun 16, 201132DPursuits of some candidates, for shortDavid Steinberg
Sat Feb 5, 201121DMany academics, for shortMark Diehl
Tue Dec 7, 201057DDegs. for many profsAndrea Carla Michaels and Kent Clayton
Mon Apr 12, 201048DHighest degrees (2)Ian Livengood
Mon Jun 30, 20081DGrad school achievementsLynn Lempel
Tue May 20, 20081DProfs' degs.Billie Truitt
Tue Apr 15, 200863DAdvanced degs.Ken Bessette
Mon Jan 14, 20086DAcademics' degreesRobert Dillman
Tue Jul 24, 200722DMany profs. (3)Bruce Adams
Sun Oct 8, 200680DMany college profs (4)Fred Piscop
Mon Apr 3, 200657DProfs have themLynn Lempel
Thu Jun 9, 200548AGoals of some candidates, for shortDavid J. Kahn
Tue Apr 12, 200538DHighest degrees (2)Nancy Salomon
Fri Mar 15, 200243AMaster's superiors?Brendan Emmett Quigley
Wed Sep 6, 200056DThesis pennersMatt Gaffney
Fri Dec 31, 199947AProfessors' degs.Peter Gordon
Mon Nov 15, 19991DHigh degrees?Nick Grivas
Sun Dec 20, 1998101DAcademic typesFrances Hansen
Sun Apr 16, 1995107DMany college profs. (4)Matt Gaffney
Sun Dec 25, 199419DThird degreesRandolph Ross
Sun Nov 13, 199444DSome scholars, for shortFrank A. Longo
Mon Jul 4, 199448DThird degrees, usuallyJoel Davajan
1 result for PHDS from Variety puzzles:
DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Dec 31, 2006Diagramless18DThird degreesPaula Gamache
16 results for PHDS from pre-Shortz puzzles:
DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sat Sep 26, 199250DUniv. third degreesTap OsbornMaleska
Wed Dec 9, 198134AWhat many profs areMorton BraunMaleska
Sun Apr 18, 197691AGraduate degreesHume R. CraftWeng
Sun Sep 21, 197597AGraduate degreesBill HartmanWeng
Wed Oct 15, 19691DAdvanced degrees.UnknownWeng
Sat May 27, 196755AAdvanced degrees.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Wed Nov 16, 19665ADegrees.UnknownFarrar
Sun Mar 28, 196537AMen of high degree.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Oct 18, 1964125DCertain scholars.Hume R. CraftFarrar
Thu Jul 2, 196453DCertain doctors.UnknownFarrar
Sun Apr 12, 19645AAdvanced students.Mary GrowFarrar
Sun Nov 11, 1962130DDegrees.Will C. WengFarrar
Wed Jun 24, 195931DMen of high degree.Norton RhoadesFarrar
Tue Sep 3, 195750DDoctorates.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Tue Mar 9, 195456DDegree holders.UnknownFarrar
Mon Sep 7, 195350DScholars of high degree.Ethel Le StrangeFarrar