Pondering life after the PhD

My time left as a PhD student is in the series of months now. Months! Not years! Months! I donโ€™t know where the time has gone. It feels like only yesterday that I was only half way through and still had 2 yearsโ€™ worth of research to go. But as well as finishing up in […]

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PhD mythbusters. Volume 2

I feel like I’m coming onto the home straight! I’ve officially started the final year of my PhD! This time next year, my thesis will be written and handed in, I might have even had my PhD viva and be Dr Arthur and who knows where in the world I will be doing goodness knows […]

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PhD Mythbusters. Volume 1.

Everyone has their pre-conceived ideas and beliefs about PhD students or life as a PhD student. Me included! But now, three years down the road, I feel like I’ve experienced everything a PhD has to throw at me – wishful thinking I know! – so I thought I would try and dispel some commonly held […]

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