Speaking at a virtual conference re-awakened my love for academia

Reflection piece: Don’t ever underestimate the power of conferences. Conferences that discuss topics about your research field can be a great way of reinvigorating your PhD passion. Not only do they make you feel like you’re up-to-date with some of the most leading new concepts and research in your field, but you get a chance [...]

Towards decolonising research processes

Researchers at all levels understand that conducting research within the UK Higher Education system requires a process. A process which regularly goes through stages of: choosing a research topic; searching, reading and reviewing literature; identifying participants or a sample; choosing methods to collect data; the process of data collection, writing up the findings; and disseminating [...]

Supporting Black Students

This post is an expansion of my Twitter Thread. Some suggestions on how to support Black #PHD #PGR #masters #undergrad students ‬ ‪1, ACKNOWLEDGE - #Blackstudents. Show that you are aware this is a difficult and challenging time for us. It is bringing up current, and historical trauma which is having an impact on our [...]