"wellbeing" blog posts

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?


Supporting researchers through the Researcher Development Concordat

Posted on: 8 September 2021 | Category: Blog posts

Dan Wake

The first question one might ask is, “what is a concordat”?


How to prepare for a successful future

Posted on: 3 September 2021 | Category: Blog posts

Dr Mathew Tata

Postdocs are busy people. Between the research, writing, teaching and supervising, there’s often little time left to think about what comes next.


An issue for every researcher

Posted on: 25 August 2021 | Category: Blog posts

Roddy Bray

The National Concordat for Researcher Development states clearly: “promote the wellbeing and mental health of researchers”.


How to be a resilient researcher

Posted on: 23 August 2021 | Category: Blog posts

Dr Bengt Tegner

Here are some of my top tips on how to thrive as a researcher under difficult circumstances.


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.


Recognising thinking processes that affect our wellbeing – Tips for Researchers

Posted on: 29 June 2021 | Category: Blog posts

Helen Dos Santos

Our thinking process can either be destructive or empowering.


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.


Top Tips for Researchers to Energise, Reset and Restore

Posted on: 25 June 2021 | Category: Blog posts

Alys Kay

During times of change, it can be hard to stay calm, react wisely and protect our wellbeing.


Research Staff Development Highlights

Posted on: 21 September 2020 | Category: Blog posts

Dr Saneeya Qureshi profile

Dr Saneeya Qureshi takes us through how the Academy’s researcher development team continue to actively support our research 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.


ResDevInYourPJs

Posted on: 28 August 2020 | Category: Blog posts

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Dr Angela Midgley takes us through how #ResDevInYourPJs came about as a way of virtually reaching out to the researcher community and Liverpool and beyond.