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PhD Advice from recent PhD grad Dr Lizzie Wadsworth

April 26, 2022 BioPod Edinburgh Season 2 Episode 7
PhD Advice from recent PhD grad Dr Lizzie Wadsworth
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PhD Advice from recent PhD grad Dr Lizzie Wadsworth
Apr 26, 2022 Season 2 Episode 7
BioPod Edinburgh

In the second episode of our PhD advice series, Liz talks to Dr Lizzie Wadsworth, who recently finished her PhD at the University of Edinburgh. Looking back on her experience she gives very valuable advice to new and current PhD students about how to address common struggles with a graduate degree. She shares with us how she got started with her PhD, tips on how to have a good relationship with your supervisor, and strategies to deal with mental health issues. We also get to hear about her current work as a teaching fellow and discuss some less well-known career paths in academia.  

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In the second episode of our PhD advice series, Liz talks to Dr Lizzie Wadsworth, who recently finished her PhD at the University of Edinburgh. Looking back on her experience she gives very valuable advice to new and current PhD students about how to address common struggles with a graduate degree. She shares with us how she got started with her PhD, tips on how to have a good relationship with your supervisor, and strategies to deal with mental health issues. We also get to hear about her current work as a teaching fellow and discuss some less well-known career paths in academia.