Breaking the publishing barrier

Breaking the publishing barrier

As a PhD student my main focus was on getting the damn thing finished – as quickly as possible as far as I was concerned. But whilst doing my fieldwork it became apparent that I had a lot of interesting and original data which may be of interest to others and perhaps...

Commuting my way to course leader

Five years ago I had a full time job, pensionable salary and an integral role in the news room of a daily regional newspaper. Then I gave it all up. To become a student. Again. Today, as I sit on my commuter train from Market Harborough to Sheffield, I am planning for...