Finding Community as a PhD Student

Finding Community as a PhD Student

This week’s episode picks up on some of the themes from last week in terms of negotiating caring responsibilities alongside completing research work but it also explores the importance of supporting diversity and inclusion in academia. You can listen here:...
The PhD and Motherhood with Anna Woolf

The PhD and Motherhood with Anna Woolf

This week’s episode focuses on the PhD and motherhood as Anna Woolf shares her insights and experiences.    Anna is a Ph.D. candidate at the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama. Her research examines socially engaged arts, health and applied...
How to Enjoy Writing Your PhD with Dee Reynolds

How to Enjoy Writing Your PhD with Dee Reynolds

This week we are exploring how to enjoy writing your PhD! Our guest Dee Reynolds is a proofreader and copy editor, and an academic writing mentor.  She is a Professor Emerita (French Studies, University of Manchester) with a long career in research and publishing...
Surviving the Job Market with Jeff Weingarten

Surviving the Job Market with Jeff Weingarten

We are back for Season Three!! I do hope that you found some time over Easter to rest and feel ready for the new term?  As if we ever feel ready for the new term?!! This week’s guest is Jeff Weingarten who is a Professor of Language and Liberal Studies at...
Mindfulness and the PhD Process with Allan Kilner-Johnson

Mindfulness and the PhD Process with Allan Kilner-Johnson

Mindfulness and the PhD Process It’s the last episode of Season Two! Allan Kilner-Johnson shares his own journey through his PhD and into his mindfulness practice.  Allan is a mindfulness meditation teacher alongside his work as a Senior Lecturer in English...