The Research Whisperer
Ian Street is a postdoc at Dartmouth College working on how plant hormones affect plant development.
He is the writer of The Quiet Branches plant science blog and is looking towards a career in science writing or editing. 1,200 more words
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One of the toughest things to do gracefully in an academic relationship is to end it, or even question it.
Sometimes, even though you try, there isn’t a ‘good’ way to do it. 1,202 more words
1 week, 1 day ago
I unearthed this fragment of a post the other weekend. I started writing it in 2012, when I was about two years into a professional role at a university as a research grant developer. 1,017 more words
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Helen Kara‘s main interest is in research methods, which she writes about and teaches to practitioners and postgraduate students. Her most recent full-length book is… 981 more words
2 months, 1 week ago
This is the third post drawn from a talk that I gave last year at the University of Melbourne Researcher@Library event. Thanks to all involved! 1,405 more words
5 months, 2 weeks ago
This is the second half of a talk (first half here) that I gave recently at the University of Melbourne Researcher@Library event.
Thanks to all involved for inviting me and making me feel so welcome. 1,523 more words
7 months, 4 weeks ago
This is the first half of a talk that I gave recently at the University of Melbourne Researcher@Library event. Thanks to all involved for inviting me, and making me feel so welcome. 1,421 more words
8 months, 1 week ago