*Podcast Episode*: Your PhD ideas didn’t come from nowhere… your career ideas won’t either

Recently, I had the pleasure of being interviewed by the excellent Kelly Preece, Researcher Development Manager and Research & EDI Manager at the University of Exeter, for the podcast Beyond Your Research Degree. We talked a lot about my own transition from PhD to an ‘Alt-Ac’ career, and the lessons learned along the way. Here’sContinue reading “*Podcast Episode*: Your PhD ideas didn’t come from nowhere… your career ideas won’t either”

‘To academia or to industry’: … is that the question?

‘PhD students ask each other “are you staying in academia or going into industry?” The problem with that question is not just that your options aren’t limited to these two areas… it’s that they aren’t discreet entities, anyway!’  – Kira, our special PhD grad guest for the week Does anyone else love a game ofContinue reading “‘To academia or to industry’: … is that the question?”