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Career & Life Balance Exploration for Academics and Graduate Researchers

Career & Life Balance Exploration for Academics and Graduate Researchers

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Career & Life Balance Exploration for Academics and Graduate Researchers

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English


Episodes

Navigating uncertainty as a PhD with Vera B. Chan

10/22/2020
This week on the show, we’re going to talk about uncertainty, in particular employment uncertainty in academia and outside of it in the current pandemic context. Now in-between jobs, after her their postdoc, my guest will share her journey up to today and will talk about how confinement led her to take on new projects, teach herself new skills and double down on her investment in networking. Download "Tools for Your PhD Journey" Now ! Vera Chan graduated her PhD in HK from 2014 and had 6...

Duration:00:52:57

Faire les bons choix au doctorat avec Marc Chevalier

10/15/2020
Est-ce qu'il n'y a qu'une route à suivre pour mener des recheches doctorales? En court – non. Chacun de nous est différent, a une histoire de vie différente, des valeurs différentes et des objectifs de vie qui nous sont très personnels. Cette semaine, mon invité qui oeuvre dans le transfert des connaissances mais aussi dans le conseil aux doctorants partage avec toi son trajet académique, les décisions et les moments tournants, et partage aussi la vision très actuelle qu'il a de la place des...

Duration:01:09:08

PhD Recruitment Today with Rebecca Maymon

10/8/2020
This week, I'm bringing you a conversation with someone who has recently made the transition from her PhD to the non-academic job market, and has done so into the PhD career development and recruitment domain.During our conversation, Rebecca Maymon, you will not only hear about her experience exploring career avenues during her PhD and navigating that transition, but you will also get her valuable insights based on her research and on her recruiting experience working in an organizations...

Duration:00:59:59

Emploi et doctorat en 2020 avec Amandine Bugnicourt

10/1/2020
De retour en français pour cette saison 2 de Papa PhD et cette semaine je vous apporte une invitée qui travaille depuis 2008 à faire le pont entre docteurs et employeurs. Tu remarqueras que le format a un peu changé : les entrevues dureront environ 40 minutes et seront toujours publiées le jeudi, tu m’entendras intervenir plus et commenter des moments-clés de la conversation et – petit cadeau – j’inclurai toujours à la fin de l’épisode des vignettes audio de podcasts amis, en français, et...

Duration:01:07:01

Rebranding the PhD with Chris Humphrey

9/24/2020
Download "Tools for Your PhD Journey" Now ! Welcome to Season 2 of Papa PhD!To kick-start this second season of interviews, I’m bringing you someone who has been helping researchers figuring out their careers for a while, now, and who will be recounting how he navigated his transition and how he got to the position he’s in today.But before we go into the interview, I want to quickly share with you what new features you’ll be noticing starting today, on Papa PhD. The first big change is that...

Duration:00:52:32

Saison 2 Épisode zéro

9/17/2020
Téléchargez la "Boîte à outils pour le doctorat" maintenant ! Transcription de l'épisode : Salut! C’est moi, David ! Si tu viens de découvrir Papa PhD, bienvenue ! La saison 2 du podcast est presque arrivée - l'épisode 1 sera diffusé le jeudi 24 septembre - et je suis vraiment heureux de vous reprendre contact avec vous tous! Voici ce qui est au menu pour la saison 2. Dans la saison 1, j'ai fait de mon mieux pour vous présenter des histoires de personnes titulaires d'une maîtrise ou d'un...

Duration:00:02:51

Season 2 Episode Zero

9/16/2020
Download "Tools for Your PhD Journey" Now ! Episode transcript: Hi! David here! If you’re new to Papa PhD, welcome! Season 2 of the podcast is almost here - Episode 1 is airing on Thursday, the 24th of September - and I’m really happy to be back in touch with you! So here’s what’s in the works for Season 2. On season 1 I tried my best to bring you stories from people with master’s or PhD degrees working in and out of academia, with career paths as diverse as possible. There were great...

Duration:00:02:41

Season Finale – Danni Reches – Part 2 – Work, Life, and Podcasting as a PhD Researcher

8/27/2020
Download "Tools for Your PhD Journey" Now ! Welcome to this Papa PhD season finale, a special collab with the What Are You Going to Do With That podcast. Right now, if you go to their website you will find the interview I gave for their show! In this second part, Danni Reches talks about her life outside her research. During this conversation we had a great exchange about working versus volunteering and about the importance of non-research activities in terms of networking. Danni Reches is a...

Duration:00:36:33

Season Finale – Danni Reches – Part 1 – Building Your Path In the Social Sciences

8/19/2020
Download "Tools for Your PhD Journey" Now ! Welcome to this Papa PhD season finale, a special collab with the What Are You Going to Do With That podcast. Right now, if you go to their website you will find the interview I gave for their show! On the Papa PhD mic with me for this interview, I have Danni Reches, host of the W2DWT podcast, talking about her journey up to her PhD and about how she includes other projects and activities in her life as a graduate researcher, namely, working for...

Duration:00:41:54

Regard sur une saison de Papa PhD – Conversations, réflexions et grandes lignes

7/31/2020
Téléchargez la "Boîte à outils pour le doctorat" maintenant ! Transcription de l'épisode : Bonjour à tous ! Nous arrivons à la fin de la première saison de Papa PhD et aujourd'hui, je voulais juste remercier tous les auditeurs qui ont suivi l'émission partout autour de la planète. Ça a été très impressionnant de voir l'émission grandir comme elle l'a fait au cours de cette première année, donc encore une fois, l'une des choses que je voulais faire aujourd'hui, c’est de vous remercier, vous...

Duration:00:11:11

Looking Back On A Season of Papa PhD – Conversations, Reflections, and Common Themes

7/30/2020
Download "Tools for Your PhD Journey" Now ! Episode transcript: Hi there! We're reaching the end of season one of Papa PhD and today, I just wanted to thank all the listeners out there who've been following the show around the world. It's been quite humbling to see the show grow as it did in this first year, so again, one of the things that I wanted to do today is to thank you, you who are out there thinking about your PhD, about your master’s degree and thinking about what your career can...

Duration:00:10:49

SciComm Roundtable – Part 3 – Can policy Makers Tip the Scales Hand in Hand With the Scientific Community?

7/22/2020
This is the third and last part of the special series on science communication during the COVID-19 pandemic. The world is still very much fighting and trying to understand the COVID-19 pandemic at the moment this episode is airing, so I am bringing you the interventions of my guests on a panel that took place in May, titled "Scientists and the News Cycle – What Role Can We Play?" In this third part, I discuss with Mónica Feliú-Mójer, Ph.D., with Joana Lobo Antunes, and with Adriana Bankston...

Duration:00:19:12

SciComm Roundtable – Part 2 – The Role of Academics and Scientific Organizations in the Fight Against COVID-19

7/15/2020
This is the second of a 3-part series that will close the first season of Papa PhD. The world is still very much fighting and trying to understand the COVID-19 pandemic at the moment this episode is airing, so I am bringing you the interventions of my guests on a panel that took place in May, titled "Scientists and the News Cycle – What Role Can We Play?" In this second part, I discuss with Mónica Feliú-Mójer, Ph.D., with Joana Lobo Antunes, and with Adriana Bankston about how to connect...

Duration:00:31:38

SciComm Roundtable – Part 1 – Scientists and the News Cycle – What The COVID-19 Pandemic Has Taught Us So Far

7/8/2020
This is the first of a 3-part series that will close the first season of Papa PhD. The world is still very much fighting and trying to understand the COVID-19 pandemic at the moment this episode is airing, so I am bringing you the interventions of my guests on a panel that took place in May, titled "Scientists and the News Cycle – What Role Can We Play?" In this first part, I talked with Monica Feliu-Mojer, Ph.D., with Joana Lobo Antunes, and with Adriana Bankston about the impact the...

Duration:00:40:14

Graydon Snider –Part 2 – Building Your Path Towards Data Science

7/2/2020
In part 2 of my conversation with Graydon Snider, we dug a little deeper into his rationale for exploring career avenues during his postdoc. The strategies and resources he used, the people he met, the notes he took. I also took the opportunity to ask Graydon what the day-to-day of a data scientist looks like today and how to prepare if you want to access this flourishing domain. Graydon grew up in Ottawa, then moved to Montreal for graduate school for a PhD in chemistry at McGill...

Duration:00:42:44

Graydon Snider – Part 1 – Designing The Academic Path That Fits You

7/1/2020
Do you know what it means to be a data scientist? This domain that is attracting more and more PhDs is fairly new, and looking at the job postings out there, it might be difficult to understand exactly what the requirements are and what the job entails. This week you’ll be hearing about Graydon Snider’s journey, from a PhD and postdoc in atmospheric chemistry to a data scientist position in a fashion retail company. With him I’ll try to paint a clearer picture of what being a data scientist...

Duration:00:30:51

Jean-Sébastien Provost – Partie 2 – Accéder au domaine de la science des données

6/25/2020
Dans cette deuxième partie de ma conversation avec Jean-Sébastien Provost, on a parlé du chapitre postdoc de son trajet académique et de comment celui-ci l'a propulsé vers la carrière de scientifique des données. On a ensuite plongé dans la question de ce qu'est que la science des données et de comment accéder à ce domaine après les études de troisième cycle. Jean-Sébastien Provost détient un doctorat en science biomédicale de l'Université de Montréal. Plus précisément, il a étudié la...

Duration:00:41:13

Jean-Sébastien Provost – Partie 1 – De la psychologie aux sciences biomédicales

6/25/2020
Cette semaine, je vous apporte une entrevue à propos d'un domaine où les détenteurs de doctorats en sciences sont très en demande - la science des données. Pour en parler, j'ai eu le plaisir d'avoir à mon micro Jean-Sébastien Provost, docteur en sciences biomédicales. Jean-Sébastien Provost détient un doctorat en science biomédicale de l'Université de Montréal. Plus précisément, il a étudié la contribution des régions fronto-striatales dans les processus exécutifs en utilisant l'imagerie par...

Duration:00:45:02

Athina Zampara – Part 2 – Leveraging Your Skills in Project Management

6/18/2020
In part 2 of this week's interview, Athina Zampara tells her story of investing in learning as an adult and of building her CV to eventually find a position in the European Commission, where she now oversees projects offering support to PhDs and researchers around the globe. Athina Zampara comes from Greece and has lived and worked in Brussels, Belgium, for 10 years. Athina has an interdisciplinary educational background having studied Physics, History and Philosophy of Science, Italian...

Duration:00:35:00

Athina Zampara – Part 1 – From Physics to the E-Learning Industry

6/17/2020
In this week’s episode, you’ll be hearing about gender bias in academia, about the experience of being a first-generation graduate student, and about the daunting question of “is it OK to quit your PhD?” This week’s guest will also talk about her career journey leading to a Project Officer position in the Eurpoean Commission. Athina Zampara comes from Greece and has lived and worked in Brussels, Belgium, for 10 years. Athina has an interdisciplinary educational background having studied...

Duration:00:34:41