PhD

Staying research active

Postdoctoral researchers from The Oxford Research Centre in the Humanities (TORCH) are taking over our Insights blog this week – sharing advice and tips on the things that matter most to today’s researchers. Browse the full list of posts. Instructor in New Testament Greek at the University of Oxford, Cressida Ryan, shares her advice on how to… Read more »

My ‘irrelevant’ PhD

Postdoctoral researchers from The Oxford Research Centre in the Humanities (TORCH) are taking over our Insights blog this week – sharing advice and tips on the things that matter most to today’s researchers. Browse the full list of posts. British Academy Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of Oxford, Philippa Byrne, shares her experiences of undertaking an… Read more »

Adventures in film ― research through the camera lens

Postdoctoral researchers from The Oxford Research Centre in the Humanities (TORCH) are taking over our Insights blog this week – sharing advice and tips on the things that matter most to today’s researchers. Browse the full list of posts. Lecturer in German at the University of Oxford, Alex Lloyd, shares her tips on experimenting with amateur film-making as… Read more »

Don’t get it right; get it written

Postdoctoral researchers from The Oxford Research Centre in the Humanities (TORCH) are taking over our Insights blog this week – sharing advice and tips on the things that matter most to today’s researchers. Browse the full list of posts. Lecturer in History and Tutor for Study Skills at the University of Oxford, Margaret Coombe, shares her tips… Read more »

What is creative research? (and why it matters)

Postdoctoral researchers from The Oxford Research Centre in the Humanities (TORCH) are taking over our Insights blog this week – sharing advice and tips on the things that matter most to today’s researchers. Browse the full list of posts. Gianturco Junior Research Fellow in Music and Philosophy at the University of Oxford, Toby Young, shares his tips… Read more »

Postdoc Takeover Week

Postdoctoral researchers from The Oxford Research Centre in the Humanities (TORCH), of which Routledge (part of the Taylor & Francis Group) is a cultural partner, are taking over our Insights blog this week. Read about the issues that affect today’s researchers with five guest posts that cover advice and tips on how to make your research creative, keeping research… Read more »

3 reasons you should go on a placement during your PhD

I am a third-year PhD student in film studies. This academic year, instead of burying myself under a pile of DVDs and notes in an attempt to nail my original contribution to knowledge and finish my thesis, I decided to do something drastic. With the support of my supervisory team and funders, I chose to… Read more »