2020-05-19

Invisible disabilities in academia

This is a contribution to Times Higher Education from February 2018 about invisible disabilities in the higher education sector.
2020-05-13

Strategies to manage academic life

This is a post I wrote in July 2018 about how neurodiverse, chronically ill and disabled academics manage their academic life. This was published as a guest post on the Chronically Academic blog.
2018-04-09

Ableism in academia: where are the disabled and ill academics?

From the context of UK higher education this article explores ableism in academia to stimulate a debate and raise awareness of those disabled and ill academics , whose voices are not heard.
2016-05-21

The “I” in Fibromyalgia at the PGFes2016

This is my contribution to the Postgraduate Research Festival, the PGFes2016, at the University of Kent.
2016-05-11

Identity boxes

In this post I describe what identity boxes are, how I developed the idea and why identity boxes can be used in research.
2016-04-06

Simulation of cognitive dysfunction

This is a brief simulation of what cognitive dysfunction and brain fog feel like.
2016-03-09

Simulation of brain fog

Brain fog is difficult to explain. So I tried to create a simulation of an episode of brain fog.
2016-02-28

What is fibromyalgia?

This is a brief introduction to fibromyalgia, an invisible illness causing pain and cognitive dysfunctions.
2015-09-01

Invisible illness and academic identity

A brief outline of intended research in relation to the invisible illness fibromyalgia and its impact on academic identity.