Tips and Tricks in managing your PhD
PhD management is probably the last thing new PhD candidates have in mind when they embark on their research journey. Similar to businesses and projects, a PhD needs to be well managed.
Hello 2021: A recap of my PhD life in 2020
As I am writing this reflection on the first day returning to the lab, I am thinking what should I be looking forward to 2021. There is still a lot of work to be done, before I could compile my work into a thesis for submission. The uncertainty does worry me a little, as the…
Being interdisciplinary: good or bad? Exploring my research identity in my PhD
The longer I am in the PhD programme, the more I am exploring research identity. So, who am I?
5 lessons I have learnt about academia: a postgraduate student’s perspective (so far)
I think that feeling of being thrown into the deep end and doing something you never thought you would accomplish is really powerful. Reshma Saujani
Scientific Posters: The “Catalysts” to make it more engaging and impactful
“How can we communicate science through posters better?” Publication is important for communicating new discoveries within the scientific communities, sharing new found knowledge and revising on previous findings. Nevertheless, research work that leads to publication requires years of effort, and there are other methods of science communication while the research work is under way. One…