Two former PhD students sharing the six lessons they learned

I started my PhD without realising what it was and what drove me in the first place. To be honest, there was just a sudden opportunity and I did not have a clear view on other career opportunities. Neither did I proactively develop those. The road towards a PhD is bumpy, especially in the beginning. … Continue reading Two former PhD students sharing the six lessons they learned

How our lives will change due to climate change, and pretty fast.

Today I had the once in a lifetime opportunity of attending the climate lecture of prof. Johan Rockström at Ghent University. If you don't know him, in the picture below he is talking to Richard Branson. Yes, he's talking with the big guys and politicians as the leading environmental expert. I'll shortly summarize some key points … Continue reading How our lives will change due to climate change, and pretty fast.