Financial Considerations for PhD Students with Emily Roberts

Financial Considerations for PhD Students with Emily Roberts

This episode deals with the financial impact of undertaking a PhD. Emily Roberts is a personal finance educator specializing in early-career PhDs based in the U.S.  Emily draws on her own experience as a graduate student to support others to make the most of...
The Realities of the PhD Process with Nick Rowe

The Realities of the PhD Process with Nick Rowe

This week’s episode takes an honest look at the realities of the PhD journey. Nick Rowe describes himself as a “trans-disciplinary educationalist”, with interests in scientific communication and academic/professional development. He is a fellow of the UK Higher...
Coping with Stress in the PhD Process with Jenny Mercer

Coping with Stress in the PhD Process with Jenny Mercer

This week’s episode deals with an issue that many of us are grappling with – stress. Jenny Mercer is Reader in Qualitative Approaches to Applied Psychology at Cardiff Metropolitan University. Her research interests focus on experiential enquiries of student...
Being a Part-time PhD Student with Katie Hall

Being a Part-time PhD Student with Katie Hall

This week’s podcast tackles the problems and possibilities of being a part-time PhD student. Katie Hall is currently a creative practice PhD student, with project Queer as Friends. As a creative writing practitioner, Katie is editing her debut novel and freelancing as...