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Vlogging, Experimentally: Developing Your Research Profile

So, I’ve had a go at doing a vlog following the developmental session I gave in December on Developing Your Research Profile. Interesting experiment and something I think I’ll continue to do over the next year, while reflecting on how I’m doing it and how to do it more performatively. 17 more words


Richard Feynman Letter to Koichi Mano on What Problems to Solve

A very important lesson for anyone – from grad students to academics –  in danger of forgetting the big picture and reasons for which they became interested in doing research and trying to solve problems. 605 more words

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What questions to ask in a journal club?

I have looked around and thought a bit about what type of questions one (especially students) ask in journal clubs and I came up with the following list. 196 more words


2016's Turn to Post-Truth Politics Threatens Grad Ed more than Neglected Attention to Grad Ed Practices

Who needs a doctoral education in the Trump era?  In Canada under our former, anti-intellectual, authoritarian Prime Minister, Stephen Harper, knowledge came under siege, government academics lost their jobs and their freedom of expression.  1,020 more words

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Long Days, Short Week.

This week flew by, but each day seemed to take forever. Odd, huh?

Monday September 26th:

Monday was maybe the nicest day of the week. I met with my group from my Decadence and the Modern class at the Gilchrist post-grad club. 963 more words

Pauline James

Occupation: retired education educator
Born: Newark, England, June 15, 1943
BSc with hons. in Chemistry, University of Sheffield, 1961—1964
BEd, University of Queensland, 1971—1972… 281 more words


Register Now for ACRP Classroom Certification Prep Course, July 23, 2016

Association of Clinical Research Professionals (ACRP) Classroom Certification Prep Course

Sponsored by the Clinical and Translational Science Center (CTSC)

The Weill Cornell Clinical and Translational Science Center… 254 more words

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