My Ozzie Adelaide Experience – Emma Aspin

Moving half way around the world by yourself can seem like a daunting task. On top of that, you have the occupation of being a PhD student – this can mean challenging hours in the lab, a lot of working alone and sometimes an unbalanced work/leisure ratio… how would anyone deal with that? I consider …

Internship at the Australian Wine Research Institute, Adelaide

By Lidia Delgado, Cohort 3 student, School of Chemistry One of the aspects of the CDT in Sustainable Chemistry training programme I was particularly interested in was [EH1] the opportunity of external placement within industry or other research institutions. I am working on the characterization of novel enzymes with industrial application, with a particular focus on …

From Nottingham to Adelaide: Sam Riley’s first impressions

You would think that after willingly signing up for the University of Nottingham/University of Adelaide Joint Doctoral Training Program I would be more prepared to undertake the furthest move from home I have ever experienced. The date of the flight rapidly approached from 12 months, 6 months, 1 month, 2 weeks and before you know …