With all thesis vivas now carried out virtually since the pandemic struck, we have lots of students who have been … More
Writing, whether that be your thesis, a grant application or a paper, can be arduous at times. Add in the … More
A useful technique that stood out for me was ‘the verbal business card’ which is a short sharp thought provoking way of communicating the value of a technology. I used it countless times over the next 3 months as a way of striking up conversation.
The Think Ahead Team offered researchers from the University of Sheffield the opportunity to apply for funding to organise and … More
there are career paths and job possibilities I now know I would be interested in in the future, which I wouldn’t have thought of before this trip.
..this whole experience was key in
boosting my confidence and allowing me to identify the set of skills needed to embark myself in a
career path that might not only fulfil my expectations but also benefits society.
” the most valuable thing that I gained from this experience was to be able to challenge myself, apply the skills and knowledge obtained during my PhD journey and get project management and industry experience “
Today’s guest blogger is Matthew Dwyer. Matt, whose research is split between the Departments of Chemistry and Mechanical Engineering at The … More
This is part 2 of a post by guest blogger Dr. Alison Thompson, from the University of Sheffield’s Department of … More
This is a post by guest blogger Dr. Alison Thompson, from the University of Sheffield’s Department of Materials Science and … More