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My PhD in my words…

“In this blog post, Grant Campbell reflects on his PhD experiences just days after submitting his thesis” Hi folks, It has been ages since I wrote a post for Dirt Docs. Probably because I’ve been working very hard to get…
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A Picture Paints a Thousand Words…

“In this latest blog post, Jeremy LeLean talks about how using visual aids can help to make your work better” … or pieces of data.  How and where you deploy your visuals is every bit as important as how you…
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EGU General Assembly Review

“In this blog post, BSSS representative Dan Evans reviews his experiences from the European Geosciences Union Conference in Vienna, communicating with Olivia Trani (EGU communications officer) and Stephanie Zihms (EGU Early Career Scientist Representative).” Those of a certain age and…
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Calling all Early Career Researchers in Soil Science

“In our latest post, National BSSS ECR Representative Dan Evans writes to tell us a little bit more about BSSS and how Early Career Researchers can get involved.” Just under sixty days ago, another twelve months of prospect and opportunity,…
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The origins of a Career from soil

“In our first blog post of 2018, Simon Parfey of Soil Hub International and SoilBioLab Ltd gives us his alternative career in soil science. Simon Parfey spends most days working from and coordinating samples and testing for clients at SoilBioLab,…
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Dirt Docs Review of the Year 2017

“In our final blog post of the year, PhD student Grant Campbell reviews the year of 2017 for Dirt Doctors” It’s hard to believe that it is nearly the end of 2017! This means it is time for me to…
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My Journey in Soil Science

” In this segment of #YourCareerInSoilOrPlantSciences Professor Budiman Minasny at the University of Sydney describes his career through soil science to date.” Thirty years ago I didn’t see myself as a soil scientist or a researcher. How did I get…
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Measuring soil movement from space

“In this recent blog post, Matthew North gives some information on the work he is doing in his PhD on soil movement” In the UK we rely on infrastructure for transport, trade and commerce. According to the UK government, there…
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