Moving adventures

Moving day has come and gone. I'm in the new house with my partner (yay), my cat (more yay), and all our stuff (*woah*). There's nothing like moving to the other end of the country to realise how much crap you own - and I only realised this while I was unpacking (oh well). In … Continue reading Moving adventures

#bookloversday and reading like it’s #Netflixandchill

Lately I've found myself trying to read several books at once. This isn't unusual and I think most book lovers have several books on the go. No, what I mean is switching between books in one sitting! Yesterday I found myself on the sofa with three books in front of me and in the space … Continue reading #bookloversday and reading like it’s #Netflixandchill

Moving sideways (again) in academia: back to class

It's been nearly three years since I've taken on the role as Researcher Development Officer and I sometimes I still feel like I'm in a kind of transition period. Recently I was part of a panel of speakers discussing our views of what employers look for in PhDs. The discussion made me think about how … Continue reading Moving sideways (again) in academia: back to class