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Law Society Needs to Step Up Game to Protect the Public

Meerai Cho is facing 75 counts of fraud-related charges after acting as the lawyer who held $15 million in deposits for prospective purchasers of a condominium development. 860 more words

Tracking Career Success of Past Students

I’ve been updating my CV recently (…as one does periodically), and advice from a colleague prompted me to track the recent career trajectories of some of my past students – that is, those for whom I supervised a thesis (Honours or PhD).  197 more words

Sports Economics

Contract Labour – Control and Supervision

The expression “control and supervision” in the context of contract labour was explained by the Hon’ble Supreme Court in the case of International Airport Authority of India… 214 more words


Sharing our practice: Writing and HDR supervision

By Claire Aitchison

In this blog I thought I’d share some of the teaching materials I used recently when working with higher degree research supervisors. As part of a series on supervision and researcher writing I created small vignettes from stories I’d collected over the years. 872 more words

Supporting Doctoral Writing

PhD Balance & Support: Life as a Doctoral Researcher and Higher Ed Professional

As part of my “Thanks-For-Supporting-My-PhD-Completion” and ways to motivate other doctoral researchers, Melissa and I decided to write an article for NACADA’s Academic Advising Today. This piece shared insights from… 726 more words


When good supervisors go bad...

I get a lot of emails from students complaining about their supervision experience. This one, from an anonymous student, stood out. I think it’s the way the student thought they had it all figured out – before it went so very wrong…. 1,105 more words

You And Your Supervisor

Will you be a guest blogger?

So, this blog has been going almost a year now. I can’t quite believe it. One post a week, and on all but one occasions, it went out on time! 537 more words