Tag: PhD life

Coffee, data and ‘opportunities disguised as obstacles’: Day in the life...

By Samantha Khoury My working day commences at the wee hours and concludes before the sun casts a long shadow on the sundial. I admit they...
Life or Sci Bethan Rogoyski

“Life of Sci”

by Bethan Rogoyski The book Life of Pi describes the odyssey of a young man and his tiger trying to get home after capsizing at sea....

How To Be PhD-Productive When You’re Just Not Feeling It

by Nicola Faramarzi We all have those days during a PhD where getting into the lab is a major struggle. Life as a cancer researcher...

Top 10 PhD survival tips from current students

by Sophie Roper There is no doubt about it, #PhDLife really is a rollercoaster. It is full of highs and lows, twists and turns, and...
SDS-PAGE

Science Poetry: Awaiting SDS-PAGE

In a tenebrous lab with fluorescing glass slides, I rest my rough head among cultured cell lines. I wait and I wait, while the plume-like projection Gently...

Introducing #PhDLife: a new EACR blog series

Hello, Bonjour, Hallo, Ciao, Olà! I would like to introduce myself as one of the newest members of the EACR team: I’m Sophie and I...
Dance Your PhD 2018

Dance Your PhD 2018

What is it? Instead of continually trying to explain your PhD to others through words, the Dance Your PhD competition is your chance to express...

From rock bottom to peak performance: the PhD journey

By Bethan Rogoyski First year You’ve made it. You can finally tell people with pride that you’re a student, a PhD student no less. The impressed reaction...

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