This being my first blog entry, it must almost by definition be an introductory post. Major aim: by the end of it you should be able to describe me in a short sentence. Subaims: to guess what my blog tendencies are – and possibly decide if you are interested in knowing more (at the end… Read More Meet new blogger: Tatiana
Sometimes, I’m a reviewer. As a researcher-in-training, I’ve learned about the flaws of the peer-reviewed-publication-impact-factor system almost at the same time I’ve learned of its existence. Submission and reviewing process can end up being more detrimental than beneficial for the quality of research. At the end of my PhD I became convinced, and I still… Read More Live up to your principles, even if it means shooting yourself in the foot (or not)
How many of us have either suffered or know someone that has dealt with abusive behavior and toxic interactions in their working place?We all know someone, right? Recently, this article “Overcoming Microaggressions in the Lab” written by Kawanda Foster got my full attention and voiced deep and important problems, often hidden. More awareness is needed!Importantly,… Read More “It’s simply time to say No!” to abusive behavior and toxic interactions
I love to spend a lot of time on things that are going nowhere and produce nothing useful… Read More Meet new blogger: Marie Chancel
Are you pushing through sore muscles or an injury? Do you need to push harder to gain endurance, or give your ligaments a break? Are you building up muscle or just grinding your joints at this point?… Read More Managing expectations
A Bright Christmas #27 Happy Holidays Everyone 🙂 Despite this intense and concerning year, we should take a moment to reflect that due to a huge effort of scientists we are finally getting people around the world vaccinated against the SarsCov2 virus that has taken to this date 1.76 Million lives worldwide! This terrific achievement,… Read More A Great & Bright effort – Covid19 Vaccine
This year, such was the need for some brightness, we hoped that the 2020 Christmas calendar would be a light in the dark times. Keeping the festive feeling but in virtual platform, Zoomy seasons greetings from the KI Researchers blog team. … Read More Zoomy seasons greetings from the KI Researchers blog team. Bring it on 2021!
Update on my new job as an editor!
Bright Christmas #24… Read More 2020: year of change and challenge
A Bright Christmas #23 In this short post, I want to encourage you to love this year. I assume that millions of people in the world wished to live through the year 2020 differently. They would like to have stronger health, more travelling, less stress, more hugs, and more freedom to live. Someone may think… Read More Forget about an unlived life
Let’s face it: 2020 has been awful on so many levels. On the bright side, I will remember this as the year when my parents finally made peace with the fact that most of our interactions will be virtual. … Read More Staying close when apart: Dreaming of a virtual Christmas