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PubhD #47: Chemistry, Biology and Social Psychology - My research on C-H activations

PubhD is an OutReach and public engagement event where local PhD students go to a pub and talk about their research to the general public. PhD runs in the main cities in Europe, Lisbon, Dublin, London etc. 425 more words

My PhD Life

Course Update

Hello All;

It has been a while since I had a course update, but I still have the same course and still working on trying to make this fake online class work. 562 more words


Post 4.6: Coffee in One Hand, Confidence in the Other...Oh Wait...

This week I had a crisis of confidence.

It all started with some experiments that didn’t go the way I wanted. Some bad knockdowns here, not so amazing transfections there. 903 more words

What's a Zoologist? Featuring Lucy Cotgrove, Fish Biologist

If you ask a random person in the street what they think a zoologist does, you might get one of two responses: TV presenter (think Steve Irwin, David Attenborough), or a zookeeper. 927 more words


Let's go to the orchard! (But no, you need to write!)

I wrote this poem on the first of February, during a sunny and yet very windy day. I didn’t finish it then, because I didn’t know how to end it, and it was sitting in the draft section, because I was writing something else (like my chapter or that blog entry about my date with my thesis). 189 more words


Everything you need to know about public engagement

The idea of public engagement is daunting for any researcher. However, organising a public engagement project can be hugely beneficial to PhD students and ECRs. Dr Alice Eden shares her experiences with her project ‘Enchanted Community’ and the benefits this has had for her research. 627 more words

PhD-ing 101

Roland Martin: Where Do The Nation's Black PhD's Come From?

Receiving a PhD or MD is the highest academic degree that anyone can receive once graduating from medical or graduate school. The University of Maryland Baltimore County is the largest producer of African-Americans who go on to complete their MD’s and PhD’s. 228 more words

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