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Going pro

Back when I was an Honours student, with much excitement, I joined the Australian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society (AMOS). It wasn’t a big a decision. It was just what you did; if you were starting to consider yourself a climate science researcher, you joined AMOS. 795 more words

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Academia's 'no' problem

I have a problem.

I have difficulty saying ‘no’ to additional work responsibilities. And when I do say ’no’, I have difficulty communicating that I actually mean ‘no’ and most certainly not ‘sure, I’d love to’. 837 more words

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Grant writing and the grown ups table

It’s that time of year again. And by ‘that time’, I mean it’s the ARC time of year.

In the early months of the year, researchers across Australian universities dedicate themselves to the Australian Research Council (ARC). 703 more words

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Post-postdoc, Post-PhD reflections

Last year I blogged about my experience of being a postdoc after enduring a difficult PhD.  I talked about the unanticipated awkward and dark months after submitting my thesis and then what I learned as a postdoc. 805 more words

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Post-Phd reflections

As March approaches*, I realise that it’s been nearly three years since I submitted my PhD. Reflecting on the last few years, I’m beginning to think I can no longer pretend that I’m still a student or that I don’t know anything about anything. 898 more words

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News & Announcements: December 2014

In News & Announcements for December 2014:

  • CTSC and CTEP mentors and students are recognized with honors, publications, and opportunities to present their research
  • Apply Training and Education grants and opportunities by January 21, 2015…
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SAMR Smacks Research Training Down the PSE Ladder

SAMR makes research possible much sooner.

The way technology alters learning, as observed by Dr. Ruben Puentedura when he headed an initiative in Maine which issued laptops for every student, spells SAMR. 317 more words