Monthly Archives: June 2014

Community Engagement (Schools) PGR Intern

There is another opportunity for a current PhD student to gain experience, this time working for the Student Experience Project (SEP) at the University of Edinburgh. Following the introduction of community engagement as part of the student experience project, this … Continue reading

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Do positive role models increase public speaking confidence?

I was at a conference recently on ‘Inspiring women in academic medicine and the medical sciences’, organised by the College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine.  I don’t want to talk about the conference (this time) but several of the speakers … Continue reading

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Chemical Sciences Research in Scotland

– you’re Simply the Best……   …..Better than All the Rest….(well most of them anyway).   One of my colleagues, Deborah Fowlis, writes a blog for chemistry students at the University of Edinburgh.  She recently posted on chemical sciences research … Continue reading

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PhD student internships within University of Edinburgh

Some of you may be interested in three new internships within the University of Edinburgh open only to current postgraduate research students.  The part-time roles offer 3 to 6 hours per week for approximately 6 months allowing you to work … Continue reading

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