NPDC21 podcasts

The NPDC21 podcasts were released on 6, 13 and 20 August 2021 on the Anchor platform. 

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Supporting Researchers - Dr Katie Wheat informs us on the launch of the new Researcher Development Concordat and some of the new developments it includes.

Championing Equality - Dr Jess Wade, a Postdoc, shares her enthusiasm for equality and her contribution to public engagement to increase gender equality in the STEM subjects.

Female Leadership - Special Edition: Holly Ridings, Chief Flight Director of NASA, shares the career path she has chosen including the challenges and opportunities she has encountered along the way.

Researcher Wellbeing - Denise Chilton and Dr Angela Midgley discuss how coaching can support maximising potential and what we mean by 'researcher wellbeing'.

Reimagining Research - We discuss the findings of Wellcome’s survey of what researchers think about the culture they work in.

Research Communities - We chat about the role of the Research Staff Association in creating a positive change in culture for research staff within the University.

Prosper Project - We discuss The Prosper Project, a model being developed to enhance first-time postdoctoral career development and success.

The ins and outs of research blogging - Ways in which research blogging can be a powerful communication tool.

Networking effectively in a hybrid working environment - Heather White, CEO of Smarter Networking, discusses how we can continue to network effectively in our new hybrid working environment.