The PhD Life Raft Podcast

A podcast by Dr Emma Brodzinski - Mondays


120 Episodes

  1. Cracking the Conference Code: Networking Tips for PhDs with Krysten Blackstone

    Published: 3/11/2024
  2. Comparing Yourself to Others in the PhD with Arun Ulahannan

    Published: 3/4/2024
  3. How to Handle Procrastination: Managing the PhD One Deadline at a Time with Elizabeth Yardley

    Published: 2/26/2024
  4. Revitalize your research journey: harnessing the solstice for PhD self-care with Victoria Wright

    Published: 12/18/2023
  5. The Hero[ine]'s Journey and the PhD with Allan Johnson

    Published: 12/10/2023
  6. Doctoral Writing Groups with Kathleen Vacek

    Published: 12/4/2023
  7. Unforeseen Challenges: Finding Support in the PhD Journey

    Published: 11/27/2023
  8. Balancing PhD Study with Full-time Work with Denise Venturi

    Published: 11/20/2023
  9. The Changing Culture of the University with Nicholas B. Dirks

    Published: 11/13/2023
  10. Doctorate Done, What Next? Crafting Your Post-PhD Roadmap with Jen Polk

    Published: 11/6/2023
  11. Navigating a Fertility Journey Alongside the PhD with Kate Massey-Chase

    Published: 10/30/2023
  12. Lessons from a PhD Internship with Samir Morsli

    Published: 10/23/2023
  13. The PhD and Pets with Laura Revilla and Chobi

    Published: 10/16/2023
  14. Special Needs Parenting and the PhD with Kaisa Pankokoski

    Published: 10/9/2023
  15. Coping with Challenges on the PhD Journey with Rachel Campbell

    Published: 9/28/2023
  16. Navigating Intellectual Disagreements on the PhD Journey with Laurajane Smith

    Published: 7/10/2023
  17. Taking an Interruption from the PhD with Chrissi McCarthy

    Published: 7/3/2023
  18. What I would do differently if I did my PhD again with Rose Aslan

    Published: 6/26/2023
  19. Mastering Academic Writing with Eve Grubin

    Published: 6/18/2023
  20. Being a Single Parent on a PhD Journey with Ines Amami

    Published: 6/12/2023

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This is the podcast for you if you are currently doing a PhD; are working with PhD students; or just living with someone who is on a PhD journey. The PhD Life Raft will focus on sharing insights and experiences around some common issues like anxiety, procrastination, precariousness, imposter syndrome, and work-life balance. We will talk to students, supervisors and experts in the field of wellbeing and mental health and share actionable tips and additional resources. Doing a PhD is tough. The PhD Life Raft is here to help you get through.