Monthly Archives: July 2013

Decision made

A fascinating paper by the HEFCE showed that the majority of PhD students starting their PhDs were over the age of 28.  I am definitely over the age of 28.  A later

Remember Robert the Bruce

As a child at school in Scotland, we were taught Scottish history: up until James VI became king of both Scotland and England.  I vividly remember the life of the Bruce and

So – that would be a ‘no’, then?

I had thought about ‘doing’ a PhD for many years – and seriously for the last four or so years after taking an MA in Philosophy.  My MA was completed with the