Your part time PhD doesn’t have to be your life

Are you studying part time with a very full life? Yekemi is a part time doctorate (DBA) student in the Department of Marketing at Strathclyde Business School, Glasgow - and very busy person. She worked for General Electric and Schlumberger in senior marketing roles before embarking on her research in innovative outcomes in big data … Continue reading Your part time PhD doesn’t have to be your life

Welcome to Online Open-access Academia: Please Mind Your Head

Jonathan Downie is currently in the final stages of his PhD on client expectations of interpreters from Heriot-Watt University. Jonathan is a long time contributor to the Whisperer – his most popular piece was on parenting a toddler. This time Jonathan has some good words of advice for the PhD journey. You can read more … Continue reading Welcome to Online Open-access Academia: Please Mind Your Head

PhD stress

This post is by Nele Pollatschek (@NRPollatschek), a DPhil (=PhD) candidate at Oxford. A life-long sceptic, Nele's working on evil and the problem of God's justice in Victorian literature. In this post, she sounds like a yogi; but in her heart Nele's a rebel rousing rockstar. Check out her blog, the oxforddphile. Four years ago, while I was writing a paper for my Master's degree at Oxford, I came … Continue reading PhD stress