You have submitted your thesis at last – what a relief! The end is in sight, but there is a Viva to get through first.
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Meet the beautiful lady behind Stylish Academic’s new logo design, Emilia Moniszko. She wears many hats – film-o-grapher, cake maker, designer, and more. Who is Emilia Moniszko?
Many PhD researchers complete their programmes without the skills and experience necessary to get meaningful jobs. At the same time, you may be more employable than you think.
Meet the Damsels in Doctorates slaying the dragons of misogyny. They are not in distress. Damsels in Doctorates (DiD) is a project run by two PhD researchers, Honor and Hannah.
Most academic writers either don’t make a writing plan, or make a writing plan but don’t stick to it. For those that do write after making a plan to, the problem is that we do both in isolation. Jane Jones shares her tips on how we can increase our writing productivity.
“Academic wear” can be a tough nut to crack, especially for women. In this article, Thomasin Bailey lends her voice to the issue, powerfully weaving Shakespeare into her critique of what it means to be a woman in academia. She asks the all-important question: What should I wear to be “taken seriously”? It is often said that appearance […]
On what terms does a professional get to identify as one? This is the question Kay Guccione turns inside-out on Stylish Academic this week. I was inspired during a Twitter conversation a couple of weeks ago to consider concepts and perceptions of professionalism. The opinions offered online and the research literature on professionalism, professional trust, and professional development, […]
2016 feels long gone, seeing how much we already have packed into the New Year. That said, I do feel like 2017 has a very positive vibe about it. Have you set any goals for the new year? What do you want to have achieved by the end of the year? For some of us, […]
By Furaha Asani (Orisirisi Blog) As a PhD student, have you ever thought about what you will do in the event that things don’t work out according to your plans? This isn’t something a lot of us tend to think of at the start of the PhD process. I would encourage you to make a […]
We recently ran a huge social media campaign calling all past and present PhD researchers to share what they wished they knew before embarking on the academic journey. (Read Furaha’s personal story on her journey with mental health, losing loved ones, and more – Things to know before the PhD) A big thank you to everyone who responded! […]