Category Archive: Reflections on research

  1. Being Frank about DECIPHer

    Undergraduate student Zoe Phillips tells us about her first forays into the world of public health research. I joined DECIPHer at the start of August…

  2. Family matters

    By Dr. Jeremy SegrottThe concept of family is often taken for granted, perhaps because familial relationships are embedded in our everyday lives. Most of us belong…

  3. The highs and lows of starting a PhD

    By Heather Trickey “What? Are you totally nuts?!” – The encouragement from a friend when I told her I’d been fortunate enough to win a…

  4. Health and Housing

    Freiberg’s car-free city centre By Dr. Tammy BoyceLife as a civil servant can sometime be difficult – politicians constantly on the lookout for innovative ideas,…

  5. Ideas, possibilities and bridges

    Possibilities: The Millau Viaduct By Dr. Tammy Boyce An academic sits in their comfortable chair in an office with floor to ceiling windows, typing their…