July 31, 2013

In praise of the small conference

This post was written by Laura McInerney, who was a high school teacher in England for six years. She is currently a Fulbright Scholar at the University of Missouri studying for her PhD in Education Leadership & Policy Analysis. She tweets as @miss_mcinerney. As a PhD student it is easy to get starry-eyed over largecontinue reading.

January 23, 2013

Crash Course On Socializing At A Scientific Conference Dinner

This post developed out of a conversation on Twitter about the difficulties of socialising at academic conferences, particularly at the dinner. I was thrilled when Julio sent me this post which is a comprehensive set of advice which anyone, scientist or not, can benefit from. Take it away Julio!

December 19, 2012

What should you give your PhD supervisor for Christmas?

When I asked on Twitter what people were buying their PhD supervisor I was surprised by the range of different responses…

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