Ep71: Happy (Belated) Birthday (Part 2)

Part two of the special series of episodes celebrating the fifth anniversary of Scientists not the Science, hosted by Professor Chris Jackson.

November 13, 2020

Ep70: Happy (Belated) Birthday (Part 1)

Professor Chris Jackson takes the hosting reigns for the special multi-part episode, recorded to celebrate the 5th anniversary of Scientists not the Science.

November 12, 2020

Ep69: Understanding Scientists is Key for Science

Reflecting on five years of interviews from Scientists not the Science.

November 11, 2020

Ep68: Aspiring to be a Scientist

Science is done by scientists. But many young people don’t want to become scientists. So what factors influence young people’s choice to either study (or not study) science-related subjects at school?

January 6, 2020

Ep67: Highlights from Season Four

Listen to the highlights from Season Four of Scientists not the Science.

December 23, 2019

Ep66: Notes from a Mental Health Workshop (Bonus Episode)

According to some reports, a third of PhD students will face mental health issues, and academic staff report worse wellbeing than many other professions. In this episode we listen to academics, funders and publishers as they share their thoughts.

May 9, 2019

Ep65: Entrepreneur – David Walt

Many scientists want their findings and discoveries to have real-world impact. So what is it like for a scientist, who’s technology has ended up as the the basis for a multi-billion dollar company?

December 23, 2018

Ep64: Selling to Scientists – Hamid Ghanadan

Scientists can be notoriously skeptical, especially when it comes to something new. How do you get through to them, when trying to sell a new product or service?

December 10, 2018

Ep63: Being a Positive Role Model – Chris Jackson

How do you be a positive role model to those around you, as you ascend the academic ranks? Professor Chris Jackson talks about his background and experiences, and how that influences his efforts to be a role model.

November 12, 2018

Ep62: Making New Things - Alex Lathbridge

Alex Lathbridge is a scientist and creator. We talk about Alex’s background, working with different media, and creating spaces in academia and science.

October 29, 2018