Hey friend – thanks for stopping by! I’m Dr. Hylton a dissertation coach and consultant. I’m so glad that you’re here because I know how frustrated you’ve been with writing your dissertation. 


As a Dissertation coach, I've worked with hundreds of dissertation students over the years which has given me a deep level of compassion and empathy for what you’re going through. And that’s what drove me to start the Dissertation Retreat. 


I'm on a mission to help PhD candidates write, defend, and graduate. My main reasons for starting the Dissertation Retreat was to provide students like you with support and resources that may minimize their feelings of isolation, having no guidance, and frustration with writing their dissertation. 


In attempting to do this, I offer virtual as well as in-person dissertation retreats. During retreat, I provide one-on-one support and personalized guidance around various stages/aspects of the dissertation with a focus on how to write each chapter in a dissertation. This approach generally helps students towards completion of their dissertation.


In addition to coaching dissertation students, I'm an adjunct professor at colleges and universities in the Washington D.C. metropolitan area where I teach behavioral and social science courses, and serve as a research scientist, evaluator, technical advisor and policy advisor to Federal, State and local governments and non-profit organizations.

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