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PhD application process

Episode 14: Tips For Future PhDs… Part 3. Tips for During the Application Process

This is the third part of our miniseries with tips for future PhD students. We talk about how to get the most out of the application process. This is not only your time to apply for the position but also your time to find out if this specific position is a good fit for you!

Also check out Part 1 where we discuss if a PhD is something you should do, and Part 2 where we discuss how to find a PhD position.

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tips for future PhD students

Episode 12: Tips For Future PhDs… Part 1. The Phd, is it a good idea?

Today we have a new episode about tips for Future PhD students. We have a lot of tips to talk about so we are splitting the tips up in 3 parts. Part1: The PhD is it a good idea. Part 2: Find a PhD that works for you. And Part 3: Tips for the application process.

In this part 1 we talk about things you need to consider to decide if a PhD is for you. Are you thinking about doing a PhD? Then this is definitely an episode for you! And if not you might learn a few new things about the world of Science.

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writing a paper

Episode 11: First Author Talks….. with Maria Clemente about her FHL2 paper

In the First Author Talks series we talk with first authors about their papers, the Struggles to get to this point and about life as a Scientist. In this episode we invited our good friend Maria Clemente as our first podcast guest and talked about the paper she recently published and her life as a PhDer. Paper: Four-and-a-half LIM domain protein 2 (FHL2) deficiency protects mice from diet-induced obesity and high FHL2 expression marks human obesity. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.metabol.2021.154815

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We are The Struggling Scientists!

We are Suzanne and Jayron, two PhD students who love to talk about Science. We have decided to share our love for Science and our stories as a Scientist in the Struggling Scientists Podcast. Being a Scientist isn’t always easy and we hope to help other Scientists, anyone Science adjacent and perhaps even hobbyists with fun stories about Science.