Questions to ask before joining a research group

When choosing a research group to do your PhD or postdoc in, it’s incredibly important to know what you’re getting into and is it the right fit for you. In other words, it’s important to make an informed decision on whether that is the place you want to spend your next couple of year’s worth of brainpower in.

Little PhD things nobody talks about

Hello everybody, I’m Ivan, a second year PhD student looking to start something new: creating content about little things that make up a PhD. I started my PhD a week before the first lockdown in Europe in March 2020 and I spent most of the PhD working from home.