Thesis corrections submitted (whew)

I had my viva several weeks ago but since then it's been full steam ahead! I was so focussed on preparing for my viva that I put off preparing for my lectures until the weekend before teaching started. Basically, I've been on catch up mode ever since! This post is a short one on my experiences … Continue reading Thesis corrections submitted (whew)

I had my PhD viva, and I enjoyed it. There, I said it.

It's true, call me weird but it is true. I honestly didn't think I could admit this, but here I am - hand on heart - stating for the record that I enjoyed my viva. I wouldn't say I knew I was my viva experience was going to be that positive. After the experiencing the mock viva … Continue reading I had my PhD viva, and I enjoyed it. There, I said it.

Viva preparation underway

This month it's my turn in the viva spotlight. In Nov and Dec was a unusually busy season for vivas taking place with fellow PhD students from my year. Now, it's my turn. Next Tuesday, 20th January will be my day of reckoning. In many ways I've been fortunate to be one of the ones to … Continue reading Viva preparation underway