On this day a year ago, my alarm was set for the earliest it had been set in about... well... a long time, and I made my way down to the train station to join all the other commuters that were heading into London for my first day in my science communication career. Fast forward [...]
I think I need to start this post off with another apology. Once again I have missed updating you with another insight into my career in scicomm. I aimed for one a month this year and am way behind that goal although I have been taking the photos on days - I just haven't gotten [...]
It has been 8 months since I started my job as a science communications officer. I get asked so many questions about what that involves, so I thought I would share another insight into what my day to day job life is like.
Do not get me wrong! I loved working in a research lab. I don't regret it for a single second. But 6 months out of the lab and I feel good. The best I have felt in a long time to be honest, and I think a lot of that has to do with my [...]
Time really is flying this year. Can you believe that I've been in my new job three months already? Because I can't. The first month was a whirlwind of information, the next gave me glimpses of the variety of things I can learn about in this role and that has only continued in my third [...]
As a researcher, to learn more about a new field or to delve deeper into possible explanations for your lab results or research question, you would probably spend a lot of time reading and searching through research publications right? The aim being to expand your knowledge and learn from what others have done before you. [...]
2019 has been the year where I have left my student status behind and jumped head first into the real world and attempts to actually adult - starting with getting myself my first proper full time job as a science communications officer. I am a few months into my role now and think I am [...]
If you didn't know already, 2019 was the year that I officially was no longer a student anymore - yes, I am still a little bit upset about that - and embarked on my first steps into the real world starting in my new job as a science communications officer. https://www.instagram.com/p/BsydBcOBxjC/ I seriously cannot believe [...]