Science outreach

Carine Monat – Construire un chemin qui nous ressemble

Vous n’êtes pas un être unidimensionnel. On a tous un intérêt, un penchant, un côté qu’on a mis sur pause ou qu’on cultive quand on peut, dans nos temps libres. Eh bien, parfois la vie nous offre la chance de mettre cette face cachée en premier plan et d’en faire une partie intégrante de notre…

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Élodie Chabrol – La passion pour la science et pour la vulgarisation

Dans la vie, on peut se faire dire des tas de choses. Entre autres, on peut se faire dire qu’une de nos idées ou qu’un de nos projets est voué à l’échec. Le hic, c’est que cette idée, ce projet, personne ne les voit comme nous on les voit. Dans cet épisode de Papa PhD,…

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Paulo Oliveira – Interfacing With the Public and With Industry as a Researcher

Join the Papa PhD Postgraduate Career Exploration Group! What does glitter have to do with mitochondria? This episode’s guest, Paulo Oliveira, might just have the answer for you. And it probably has something to do with science communication and science outreach. In this episode of Papa PhD, I’m bringing you a great conversation where we…

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Papa PhD Pearls of Wisdom – 2019 Season

Join the Papa PhD Postgraduate Career Exploration Group! For the last episode of the 2019 season of Papa PhD, instead of an  interview, we’re bringing you some of the best advice our guests have shared so far, so enjoy the insights, take the opportunity to go listen to the earlier episodes, and remember to rate…

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Joana Lobo Antunes – Crossing Borders Across Countries and Fields of Study

Join the Papa PhD Postgraduate Career Exploration Group! Life isn’t a straight line. In particular, professional life is not as much of a straight line as it was in the past. As scientists, as researchers, the path we follow is determined by our choices, but also by our collaborations and by opportunities that arise along…

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Fábio Rosa, Gil Costa, Patrícia Monteiro – Taking Opportunities and Blazing Your Own Trail

Join the Papa PhD Postgraduate Career Exploration Group! This episode is a special one – it was recorded live with three guests who were speakers at the 2019 edition of BEBday, a meeting organized by the students of my PhD program at the University of Coimbra, Portugal – the BEB PhD Program. This year’s edition brought…

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Cindy Hovington – Bringing Science-Based Advice to the Public Arena

Join the Papa PhD Postgraduate Career Exploration Group! In your life as a student or as a researcher, you may hear discouraging voices telling you you’re not good enough, not intelligent enough, or even not man enough for the task or project at hand. In today’s episode, we’re talking with Cindy Hovington, founder of CuriousNeuron.com,…

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Kirsten (Dr. Kiki) Sanford – Following the Passion of Science Communication

Join the Papa PhD Postgraduate Career Exploration Group! If you decide to embark on the graduate studies journey, you may find yourself telling stories. Stories about ideas, stories about science, stories about stories. You will focus and research until late hours of the night to find that piece of information, to fill that gap in…

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Filipa Carreira Barbosa – Navigating the International Student Experience

Join the Papa PhD Postgraduate Career Exploration Group! Many of us leave home for grad school, to another city or even to another country. Some end up staying after graduation, some end up coming back home. Being an international student can be an experience in freedom and independence, but the fact that you are far…

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Dana Murchison – Checkpoints in Your Graduate Education

Join the Papa PhD Postgraduate Career Exploration Group! In a space mission, there is one countdown, one launch, one destination, and no place for error or doubt. Grad studies are less like a rocket launch, and more like an expedition into uncharted territory. As such, they are a forgiving endeavour, where you have ample opportunity…

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