Sometimes doing a research higher degree (like a PhD) can feel like entering a place full of mumbo-jumbo and hocus-pocus. What are all these big words (these shibboleths, taboos and open sesames) and secret handshakes? And the people who get it… it seems like magic.
This site looks behind the legerdemain and razzle-dazzle and shows the tricks of the trade.
This site has lots of resources that I gathered, or developed, as part of my work as an Academic Skills Advisor for the University of Melbourne; and now that I maintain as a doctoral mentor and external supervisor, for sharing with you.