Ecrag Member's blog · Research abroad · Thesis

How planning in advance gets you to the other side of the world and hopefully early submission of the thesis…

Early submission of your thesis is what most PhD students can only dream of, throw in a trip to Australia and now I’m really getting jealous. Final year PhD student Claire Madigan tells us how it’s done… I started my PhD in primary care in September 2011. Unfortunately and fortunately (I will explain later) at… Continue reading How planning in advance gets you to the other side of the world and hopefully early submission of the thesis…

Career development · Conferences · Ecrag Member's blog

Turn your research into a holiday: Conferences abroad

Ever considered that your research could land you sipping cocktails on a beach in Australia?! Yes even as an early career researcher! Here’s how our very own ECRAG-er Gemma Taylor did it: During the first year of my PhD I attended a “Cafe PhD” meeting. Gemma Knowles, a second year PhD student was presenting about her… Continue reading Turn your research into a holiday: Conferences abroad