Just like the Thesis Whisperer – but with more money
The Thesis Whisperer is a newspaper style blog dedicated to helping research students, and is edited by , director of research training at
Reblogged from the Thesis Whisperer. The anonymous author of this piece, originally entitled “What’s it like to Finish?”, does a great job of articulating how even a great success, like finishing a thesis, will almost always yield some unwanted consequences. Often we at least intuit these, and the fear of them can cause us to […]
I had her pinned for an effortless finish and am now somewhat relieved I am not the only one tearing my hair out. At the moment, nothing I write seems profound enough or sounds scholarly enough…yes, it’s the inevitable descent into The Valley Of Shit. This is something that Dr Mewburn wrote so eloquently about in her Thesis Whisper blog entitled – .
Name: Inger, aka "thesiswhisperer"
If you see links you think are useful, or make a blog post you think will interest the readers of the Thesis Whisperer, you can send it to me via Twitter (@thesiswhisperer) or by email, which you can find on myOrganisations want to engage with the outside world, but are bound up in their own identities. I’ve talked before about how I’ve failed to get . RMIT recognises the Research Whisperer as part of my job, but only lets me put ‘official’ channels on my card. Dr Inger Mewburn is the director of research training at the Australian National University. She writes for and edits the Thesis Whisperer blog and coordinates research skills programs for research students. The rest of the time she listens to research students who want to tell her their problems and writes on the subject of research education. Dr Inger Mewburn, Director of Research Training at The Australian National University recently delivered a thought-provoking lecture entitled Leveraging Social Media for Academic Career Advantage. Dr Mewburn, who is also well known among the PhD and early career researcher community as the Thesis Whisperer, spoke of the benefits of social media in developing a global profile.The Research Whisperer is dedicated to the topic of doing research in academia. We talk about finding funding, research culture, and building academic track-records.The Research Whisperer is dedicated to the topic of doing research in academia. We talk about finding funding, research culture, and building academic track-records.