Interview with Tatiana Alvarez Giovannucci by Ana Amaral Tatiana has been a PhD student at KI for 5 years now. Last year she took part of the Doctoral course Career Skills for Scientists, where people with a science background share their different career paths with PhD students. This happens once a week for one afternoon… Read More Escape from the lab: Tatiana’s internship in marketing for Life Sciences
Day 23 in our ChristmasCalendar2019! Food: Food for soul and for the body It is grey in the sky Wind blows from everywhere Rain is flying, falling, flooding Yes, I came to Portugal for a sunny Christmas holiday But my airplane has just landed in a storm. Well, no need to complain. Sun… Read More Portuguese Pumpkin Dreams
Day 5 in our ChristmasCalendar2019! Food: Food for the Body “Oh, what is this? Smells so good! Really, you made it? Oh wow, so nice!” The reactions I heard last year after giving my homemade Christmas gifts to some of my family members were not far from the lines you just read above. I felt… Read More A Merry-Granola-Christmas
Welcome to the KI Career Blog Christmas Calendar 2019 – a true team effort of publishing one post per day until the 24th of December. Are you wondering what our Christmas Calendar is? Or maybe you are a big fan but are not really sure how we actually started and why we are doing this every… Read More Christmas Calendar 2019 is here!
An interview + podcast with Johanna Olsson, learning designer and co-founder of The Hows in Stockholm.… Read More “Take all those hierarchies away and make sure that every member of the team feels equally important”
(Mood: hopeful) Here we are, the last week of work before the so desired Christmas break! In Stockholm we have been blessed with a pre-Christmas week covered in white, fluffy snow! We also had our always fun lab Christmas dinner so now I am really counting my days to flying to Portugal, meeting my family… Read More Scientific New Year’s resolutions: an interactive challenge!
(Mood: Inspired) The days are getting darker, lights and candles appear a little bit everywhere, and our moods are swinging as Christmas approaches: experiments to finish, gatherings with friends to arrange, presents to be chosen. I find myself wishing I were still in the beginning of November, when the whole lab travelled to Spain for… Read More Memories of a lab retreat in Southern Spain
Can you imagine a lab where you feel part of a great team, where your PI makes you feel valued and, at the same time, motivates you and inspires you? Are you lucky enough to share your days with colleagues who are friendly, excited about their work and always happy to discuss or help? Do… Read More New blogger Ana Amaral: An academic saga in 3 chapters