Presenting Research at Conferences

One of the highlights of my graduate school experience was presenting my research at conferences and workshops in beautiful cities across the UK as well as the USA and Europe. Scientific conferences offer a great opportunity to learn about the state of the art in your field, interact with other researchers, hone your communication skills …

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Candidate giving presentation at job interview

How To Prepare for a job interview

So you’ve been applying for jobs and finally an invite for a job interview lands in the mail. You are initially excited but soon after, the excitement wanes and reality sets in. The big question – ‘How do I prepare for this interview?’.

One year on: My 2019 ABTA Doctoral Researcher Awards Experience

I first learnt about the ABTA (Association of British Turkish Academics) Doctoral Researcher Awards (DRA) in February 2018 while searching for funding opportunities to cover conference attendance costs. I felt very proud knowing that I was 1 of the 15 finalists (across the 3 categories) selected from a pool of over 400 applicants.

My 2020 Reading List

I have been an avid reader for as long as I can remember. For instance, I read my first ‘proper’ novel, Sidney Sheldon’s Master of the Game, at age 7. However, as time passed, life happened and my reading count dropped drastically (asides recommended texts in Uni and scientific articles of course). Late 2019, seeing …

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My academic Digital Footprint

Here, I have curated my scientific publications as well as features and interviews.

New to Public Engagement? Check out My Top tips

I got into public engagement for two reasons. Firstly, to share my research with the public. Secondly, to inspire young people especially girls to pursue science careers.