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 […]

Meet the Scholar | Monique
Meet the Scholar | Monique
by | Meet The Scholar

Meet Monique Charles, the scholar who studies Grime music, loves soca music and (wait for it)…. #writes #in #hashtags! What’s your research about? My research is on Grime music; tracing the musical influences & traditions that inform its aesthetic, and the social conditions & practices that enabled it to happen in the first place (and then […]

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 […]

Meet the Scholar | Romola
Meet the Scholar | Romola

Meet the Scholar, Romola Sadiq, who is into wax, fashion, and Faraday. Power to #GirlsinScience! Tell us about your research? My project focuses on understanding the underlying mechanisms that are involved in the liquid to solid phase transition following the preparation of Wax-In-Water emulsions. My project employs the use of aspects of Colloid Chemistry, Heat/Mass […]

How about a long-distance PhD?
How about a long-distance PhD?
by | Lifestyle

The decision to pursue a PhD is not an easy one, more so for those already immersed in the world of work and making good money; the newly weds; or those who now have kids to think about. For these groups of people and others, to become a “student on a budget” again, or have to […]

Dani’s AcWriMo Plans
Dani’s AcWriMo Plans
by | Features

Dani Arigo is an Assistant Professor of Psychology at the University of Scranton (Scranton, PA, USA). She is also a Licensed Psychologist in the Commonwealth of PA. Her field is Clinical Health Psychology (Ph.D., 2012). Dani speaks: As a clinical psychologist, my expertise is in adult psychopathology – understanding the development, assessment, and treatment of mental health conditions […]

Hear! The Sartorial Science Project
Hear! The Sartorial Science Project
by | Fashion/Style

The Sartorial Science Project is a Tumblr site dedicated to scientists who love fashion, and you can be a part of it too as an academic scientist! Simply submit a photo of yourself and give the following details about your research and style inspiration: Name: Institution: Job: Research in (10 words): Fashion icon: If my research were […]

Oh boy, the PhD is not easy!
Oh boy, the PhD is not easy!
by | Lifestyle

By Dr Michael Irene| Trust me when I say this, PhD is hard. When, in January 2012, I started the program, I didn’t anticipate what was coming. In November of the same year, a shocker came: my first supervisor resigned without informing me, and a new one was assigned. The new supervisor read my work […]

Off the streets of Seoul Fashion Week
Off the streets of Seoul Fashion Week
by | Fashion/Style

The runway is hardly fit for everyday wear, but the streets that lead to the runway are paved with intense creativity. Here are some photos off the streets of Seoul that may inspire you to mix things up a bit in your wardrobe the next time you are preparing for work. At Stylish Academic we stamp these […]

5 MakeUp brushes Under £15
5 MakeUp brushes Under £15
by | Fashion/Style

Beauty and style do not always have to break the bank you know? It can be affordable yet effortlessly chic. Many of us do not wear makeup to the campus, not because we don’t give a hoot (some of us don’t actually), but because there isn’t enough time in the morning to “face-fuss”. For others, […]