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Why This Blog is not Purely Academic

This blog is titled 'Research and Beyond' for a reason. As my Twitter followers already know, @MIKendrick94 does not always post research-exclusive things. Sometimes I post things that are political, creative, feminist, or outside my field (STEM subjects, specifically). That is, in essence, because my journey as a PhD student and an academic-in-training is holistic.… Continue reading Why This Blog is not Purely Academic

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PhD Progress & Thoughts

Experience is Less a Teacher and More A Lightning Storm.

The above screencap is from the person who 'created' Crisis Management Theory; the theory that was the foundation of my Honours Dissertation and provided the expertise I needed to enter into a PhD Program. I messaged Steven Fink my expression of gratitude for his theory, and that was his response. My road to research has… Continue reading Experience is Less a Teacher and More A Lightning Storm.

PhD Progress & Thoughts

Role of strategic human resource management in crisis management in Australian greenfield hospital sites: a crisis management theory perspective [Layperson Translation]

This is the 'official' Layperson's edition of a paper I authored with my supervisors earlier this year. I say 'official' because I not only authored the paper, but also conducted the research contained within the paper*.¬† For the purpose of 'impact' (aka, people using the research I've done), I'm recommended to translate my work from… Continue reading Role of strategic human resource management in crisis management in Australian greenfield hospital sites: a crisis management theory perspective [Layperson Translation]

PhD Progress & Thoughts

Getting Graduate Students to Revise

Source: Getting Graduate Students to Revise I'm going to add to this REALLY useful post by ScholarStudio. What am I going to add? A student's affirmation. As a PhD student who was constantly¬†penalised in their high school years for 'unclear writing' and 'needs structure', I understand the impact of good feedback, and desperately wanting to… Continue reading Getting Graduate Students to Revise