Mental Health

First Year PhD – Show Up and Avoid Tunnel Vision

Welcome to the PhD Dojo! In the 4th installment of the “First Year PhD” series, I share with you some mindset advice for making sure you have a healthy start to your PhD adventure. Below, you’ll find the full – edited to be read – transcript of the live taping of this episode. VIDEO FULL…

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First Year PhD – Staying Healthy Within and Without

Welcome to the PhD Dojo! This week, I’m bringing you part four of the PhD Dojo series on tools and strategies to make the best out of your PhD experience. Today – Staying Healthy Within and Without, what three habits you need to nurture to stay balanced during grad school. Below, you’ll find the full…

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Vivre et gérer le rebond professionnel en tant que PhD avec Raphaël Civade

Contribue à la production de Papa PhD sur Patreon ! Ou ravitaille David en café 🙂 Cette semaine sur Papa PhD, je t’apporte ma récente conversation avec Raphaël Civade. Au long de cette entrevue, dont le fil rouge est le rebond professionnel en tant que PhD sur le marché du travail, Raphaël partage son vécu…

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Changing University Parental Leave Policies with Marie McCausland

Get the Papa PhD Career Readiness Tool kit ! University policies… Are they set in stone? Do we get to update them, if they’re unfair or archaic? If you’re considering this type of question, today, you might be feeling like David facing Goliath, and tend to shrug your shoulders and just accept things as they…

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First Year PhD – Assembling the Expedition Team

Welcome to the PhD Dojo! This week, I’m bringing you part three of the PhD Dojo series on tools and strategies to make the best out of your PhD experience. Today – Assembling the PhD Expedition Team, or how to ensure your PhD won’t be a solitary endeavor and that you will have help and…

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S’éloigner de la recherche et y revenir avec Nicolas Stifani

Contribue à la production de Papa PhD sur Patreon ! Ou ravitaille David en café 🙂 Cette semaine sur Papa PhD, je t’apporte ma récente conversation avec Nicolas Stifani, coordonnateur de la plateforme de miscroscopie de l’Université de Montréal. Nicolas et moi nous sommes croisés au doctorat, à l’Institut Neurologique de Montréal. Dans cette conversation…

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First Year PhD – Avoiding the Pitfalls – PhD Dojo

Welcome to the PhD Dojo! This week, I’m starting a series on tools and strategies to make the best out of your PhD experience. Today – Things I would have loved to know when I started my PhD and that would have saved me a lot of headaches. Below, you’ll find the full, edited to…

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Are Things Changing for the Better for Women in STEM? with Krishna Kadiyala

Get the Papa PhD Career Readiness Tool kit ! On this episode, I will be bringing you my interview with Krishna Kadiyala. During our conversation, we talked about Krishna’s experience as a woman in the STEM space, and in particular about her decision to have children during the PhD. An important conversation I really wanted…

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Gérer les peurs au doctorat – PhD Dojo avec Sarah Perrier

Contribue à la production de Papa PhD sur Patreon ! Ou ravitaille David en café 🙂 Bienvenue à l’épisode 2 du PhD Dojo en français, avec Sarah Perrier, du podcast Plog de thèse. Aujourd’hui, je Sarah et moi profitons de l’ambiance d’Halloween pour te parler de peur. Plus précisément, des peurs auxquelles il est fréquent…

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Being a PhD, a father and an entrepreneur with Matthias Hombauer

Get the Papa PhD Tool kit ! On this episode, I will be bringing you my interview with International Rockstar Photographer, dadpreneur and coach Matthias Hombauer, PhD. During our conversation, Matthias shares his experience in graduate school and shares how he dealt with the growing feeling that his future was not in research. Namely, we…

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