How I dealt with anxiety on my PhD
How I dealt with anxiety on my PhD
by | Lifestyle

Have you ever felt like the world was passing you by? Have you felt like you’re rooted to the pavement whilst everyone around you is going on with their daily lives, laughing, progressing…

3 Healthy Eating Habits for Academics
3 Healthy Eating Habits for Academics
by | Lifestyle

Being an academic is demanding. There are classes to teach, papers to write, research meetings to attend, and conference presentations to prepare. To do all of that we need sustenance. The irony is that with all of these responsibilities, we only have a limited amount of time to prepare any meals. Having recently received my […]

Elmarie’s Fitness Journey and Academia
Elmarie’s Fitness Journey and Academia
by | Lifestyle

How valuable is fitness to our daily lives as academic researchers & professionals? Elmarie Venter shares a detailed account of her fitness journey, and the positive impact it’s had on her academic career. Since I was a teenager, I always enjoyed reading up about the world and doing research; and for a long time it didn’t matter […]

Stylish Academics of the Week #2
Stylish Academics of the Week #2
by | Looks

Wow, what a remarkable success the debut edition was! In case you missed it, please meet the Stylish Academics of the Week #1 here. We asked you to nominate academics for week two, and here they are! The next time anyone tells you academics are badly-dressed people, bookmark these links for a rewarding clap-back! Academic […]

5 hair myths you need to let go
5 hair myths you need to let go
by | Lifestyle

I have five hair myths you need to let go of. But first, when you hear the word HAIR what is the thought that comes to your head? For me it’s hair follicle and that I really need to get that experiment working. I am Laura, creator of hairwonderfulday.com and also a PhD student at […]

Stylish Academics of the Week #1
Stylish Academics of the Week #1
by | Looks

This week the Stylish Academics of the Week series premieres! In no particular order, we share our top 6 impeccably styled academics. You can also nominate a Stylish Academic by tagging us on Instagram or sending us a message. A post shared by Nicole, Ph.D. • The Doctorette (@thedoctorette) on May 7, 2017 at 2:59pm PDT […]

Meet the Scholar @vcheplygina
Meet the Scholar @vcheplygina
by | Meet The Scholar

Meet this week’s scholar on Stylish Academic, Veronika Cheplygina. We talk about getting on the tenure track, her style, and more. Veronika is an Assistant Professor in Medical Image Analysis at Eindhoven University of Technology, the Netherlands. Please tell us more about yourself, your research background, interests… My background is in Computer Science. During my Ph.D. […]

How to match your shirt and tie
How to match your shirt and tie
by | Fashion/Style

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Men’s Style | How to match your shirt and tie  It may seem like the easiest task to pull off, but it takes considerable style energy to effortlessly put the shirt and tie together. The art of matching ties with suits or shirts could be confusing at times. The options available […]

Academic Wear: A Shakespearian Critique
Academic Wear: A Shakespearian Critique
by | Fashion/Style

“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 […]

The Complete Guide to LIPSTICKS
The Complete Guide to LIPSTICKS
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London-based make-up artist, Kemi Fadeyi of KTouch talks makeup and lipsticks for every personality, skin tone and the working woman. Side note: there’s a RED for everyone.  What general tips should we consider when choosing a lipstick or lip colour in store? I believe that every woman should go into a store open-minded when it […]