Lifestyle

The lifestyle of an academic is quite different from a 9-to-5er. This category details the lifestyle of a grad student and a researcher… crazy deadlines, but we make it happen :)

6 tips for packing a capsule conference travel wardrobe
6 tips for packing a capsule conference travel wardrobe
by | Lifestyle

How do you pack the best items for your conference trip every time? Build a capsule wardrobe. Post-docs are by nature flighty creatures: moving cities (or even countries) every couple of years; commuting implausible distances between overlapping short-term or part-time contracts; thrashing the international conference circuit like sleep’s gone out of fashion.

Travel tips for Mexico
Travel tips for Mexico
by | Lifestyle

If you’re thinking of going to Mexico for research… First of all, where in Mexico do you want to go? Mexico is as big as 24 European countries. It includes different climate zones, an incredible amount of biospheres, different native populations, different kinds of cities.