Researcher stories

Read about the career journeys of some of our researchers. Find out what makes research a rewarding career for them and the challenges they met along the way.  

Postdoctoral research

Albert's story: a search for the ideal research environment

Albert always knew the type of research he wanted to do. But to find the right research environment he had to move from industry to academia, and to a new country.

Lucy's story: a journey between different disciplines

Few careers are straightforward. Lucy took two years' break from academia, changed disciplines to return – and became a new parent just as she started her postdoc.