The reality in academia (for someone at the early stage of their career) is that there is so much more to do than I imagined. The past month has been devoted to teaching, research, meetings, seminars, training, reviewing manuscripts as an editor, marking mid-semester assignments, and writing a research proposal for a new project. I […]Read more "Start of my academic career"
It’s been three months since I defended my PhD thesis, and a lot has happened since then. My thesis corrections were approved, and I submitted the final version and concluded my PhD! At the same time, I officially took up a new role in a new environment, in which I have much to absorb. […]Read more "The first book chapter"
The past three weeks have been intense, developing a questionnaire for a research project and carrying out data analysis for another project, on top of my regular work and syllabus preparation for the new semester. I’ve heard “It’s been madly busy!” from many people, because this is the first semester to have almost all the […]Read more "Happily work from home"