"confidence" blog posts

What does it take to pursue science for a woman from a rural background? From 609503 to L69 7ZB

Posted on: 26 May 2022 | Category: Blog posts

Revathy Krishnamurthi

My parents taught me that education is the primary wealth.


New opportunities and support for clinical research staff

Posted on: 17 February 2022 | Category: Blog posts

Selina Johnson

I am a pain physiotherapist and although I love my clinical work, I have always been keen to explore research that better supports the patients I see and the quality of care we can deliver.


Get writing! On the value of #AcWriMo for getting writing done

Posted on: 25 October 2021 | Category: Blog posts

Dr Eli Saetnan profile

Writing is an integral part of doing research, but if writing is so important, why do we all struggle so much to find time for it?


Academia and industry: Worlds apart?

Posted on: 9 September 2021 | Category: Blog posts

Tom Froggatt

In most sectors, academia and industry are crucial partners.


Three secrets of successful research collaborations

Posted on: 9 September 2021 | Category: Blog posts

Sawsan Khuri

Research collaboration in today’s cross-disciplinary world could involve any number of people from any number of disciplines and sometimes include several organisations.


A sense of community, identity and belonging

Posted on: 9 September 2021 | Category: Blog posts

Joan Chang and Blanca Perez-Sepulveda

Being a postdoc often feels like a transition state; we’re no longer students but we’re still finding our niche.


Difficult Conversations – are you ready?

Posted on: 17 August 2021 | Category: Blog posts

Denise Chilton

Managing professional relationships, particularly the one you have with your manager, can at times feel challenging.


The Benefits of Achieving a Calmer Life – Tips for Researchers

Posted on: 25 June 2021 | Category: Blog posts

Helen Dos Santos

As researchers, we are often faced with situations of undue pressure and stress.


Support that is designed all around you!

Posted on: 27 November 2020 | Category: Blog posts

Tracy Ellis profile

Tracy Ellis tells us about the support that the University's mentoring programme offers to members of staff.


Why Wellbeing Can’t Wait

Posted on: 11 September 2020 | Category: Blog posts

Denise Chilton

Denise Chilton covers the impact of COVID-19 on professional and personal lives and provides advice on coping strategies.