academic fashion

Academic Conference Look #2
Academic Conference Look #2
by | Fashion/Style

Here in the UK, summer is officially over and the usual green leaves are turning into the beautiful shades of autumn. The colour inspiration I get walking through the university campus these days just blows my mind. The warmth of autumnal colours of nature is the gift that keeps giving, which make us want to […]

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 […]

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 […]

Meet the Scholar | Silvia
Meet the Scholar | Silvia
by | Meet The Scholar

Meet Silvia De Conca, an Assistant Professor of IT Law & IP Law at the Business and Humanities School of the Monterrey Tech University (Campus Chihuahua). She is also a member of the Mexican Academy for IT Law, and her main areas of research interest are: Law & Technologies, and in particular Law & Robotics, with a focus […]

Fashion: Why Academics Should Care
Fashion: Why Academics Should Care
by | Fashion/Style

Fashion Matters: Why academics should care about what they wear  By Ben Barry (@drbenbarry) This article was originally published on The Chronicle of Higher Education. Academics get a bad rap for their sartorial choices. More than two decades ago the fashion historian Valerie Steele scoffed that “academics may be the worst-dressed middle-class occupational group.” Today this […]

Meet the Scholar | Andrea
Meet the Scholar | Andrea
by | Meet The Scholar

Meet the scholar, Andrea, who wears comfy but stylish shoes while running around the lab. Tell us about your research?  I am starting my fifth year in the PhD program in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at UCLA, and my research has been focused on protein biochemistry – particularly biochemical characterization of protein arginine methyltransferases in […]

How to Walk in High Heels
How to Walk in High Heels
by | Fashion/Style

By Sophie Powell (Scientific Beauty) | I have always had a fascination with high heels. The higher, the better! I always dreamed that with my first paycheck from my first real job I would buy myself a pair of Christian Louboutin shoes; how I will glide around my future office and hold meetings from the […]

Event | Missing in Action
Event | Missing in Action
by | Features

Stylish Academic brings you an event alert for women interested in all things digital. It is an exciting 2-day event, bringing together digital academics, entrepreneurs, and women who are working or interested in creative industries and digital enterprise. Event: Missing in Action – Women & Digital Enterprise in the UK Date: November 21 & 22, 2015 […]