General challenges
‘What do I even call this?’ Challenges and possibilities of undertaking a thesis by publication
Merga, Mason, & Morris | 2020 | Journal of Further and Higher Education

Publications in the doctoral thesis: challenges for doctoral candidates, supervisors, examiners and administrators
Mason | 2018 | Higher Education Research & Development

What are the possible challenges of adopting a thesis by publication?
Mason | 2018 | TBP YouTube Q&A series

Common question: How many papers should I include in my thesis?
How many publications should I include in my thesis?
Mason | 2020 | Thesis by Publication Q&A series (YouTube)

Deconstructing doctoral dissertations: how many papers does it take to make a PhD?
Hagen | 2010 | Scientometrics

Common challenge: Issues with supervisors (see also about supervision)
A Juggling Act: Supervisor/Candidate Partnership in a Doctoral Thesis by Publication
Nethsinghe, R., & Southcott | 2015 | International Journal of Doctoral Studies

Choosing the Thesis by Publication approach: motivations and influencers for doctoral candidates
Mason, Merga, & Morris | 2020 | Australian Educational Researcher

Common challenge: Issues with authorship (see also co-authoring)
Authorship dispute of a doctoral thesis publication
Dinc | 2014 | Nursing Ethics

Roses and thorns: Authorship and the PhD by publication
Lee, Clark, & Thompson | 2013 | Journal of Clinical Nursing