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Category Archives: mentoring
five suggestions for universal PhD ‘after-care’
One of the things that has become obvious during lockdown is how much more we might do for PhDers contemplating their futures. If ever there was a time to start something better and more supportive for researchers in our care, … Continue reading
Posted in academic mentoring, academic writing, after-care, library, mentoring, PhD, PhD completion, postdoc, research mentoring Tagged hot desk, library access, mentor, Pat Thomson, PhD after-care 5 Comments
mentoring early career researchers – what’s possible?
I was recently emailed by an early career researcher. She wanted some advice on how to find a mentor. She was isolated in her own institution. She felt awkward about just bowling up to people at conferences, but realised she’d … Continue reading
Posted in early career researchers, isolation, mentoring Tagged early career researchers, isolation of ECR, mentoring, Pat Thomson 5 Comments