I chose to start ‘The PhD Diaries’ series because I knew that doing a PhD can be a lonely business.

During my early uni years, I tried to speak to PhD students about their experience to get an insight. Unfortunately, most of the tales I heard implied sadness and great isolation. I soon realised that you can feel lonely even if you are a part of a large research group.  So, I decided to write about my journey right from the beginning using a word that best describes that particular month.

I started this month feeling somewhat settled after a very eventful month in August. While I had adjusted to my teaching schedule, I still…

This month has been one hell of a crazy month. I was very ambitious in setting my goals because I knew I would be…

I can’t believe we are in June. It is literally freaking me out because I am leaving to attend a friend’s destination wedding and…

My priorities for this month were to attempt first round analyses of the data that had come in so far and make big progress…

Cannot believe we are another month down! With my submission around the corner, I find it really scary that a quarter of the year…