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Diary of a new PI

So here I am, I’ve survived the transition from post-doc to lecturer. For the uninitiated, PI stands for Principle Investigator which started as an American term but has been widely adopted. Strictly speaking it refers to lead investigator of a … Continue reading

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My reflection on job hunting

I can hardly believe it’s been so long since I last had time to post anything but I haven’t forgotten about my blog or given up on it 🙂 The new job is keeping me exceptionally busy so in the … Continue reading

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How much is too much?

I’m back, I’m finally back! I have a phone line, broadband and a new mobile. No bookcases yet which is going to be a problem and no TV which is a problem right now, but I’m getting there…day by day … Continue reading

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Coming soon…

I know I’ve been neglecting my blog terribly, lots to say but it’ll have to wait for me to unpack my new flat and my internet connection to be activated 😦 Why exactly does it take 2 weeks to turn … Continue reading

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The life of a scientist is never dull! (Part 2)

It’s been another varied and exciting week for me as I begin the transition between my current job as a post-doc and my future job as a lecturer in biomedical science at the University of Greenwich. Thankfully it hasn’t been … Continue reading

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We are all connected

This is the world where we live I love the striking imagery in this, our world is so beautiful.

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The diary of a post-doc

Today, Tuesday the 26th of July 2011, marks the beginning of my final month as a post-doc. I say that with some pride but also a little sadness. My new job will be the beginning of a new era and … Continue reading

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