How to be a 'proper' academic

TLDR: I don't know, and I'm probably not the right person to ask. So blogging isn't going quite as well as I'd hoped. I'd planned when I...

30 Days Wild (and 30 Days More)

Every June I see posts about The Wildlife Trust's 30 Days Wild Campaign, and promise I'll join in next year. This year was the first time...

The GiGLer- reblog

This blog reflects on my time as a PhD student at Warwick, researching London's greenspaces. While I'm a little older and wiser (I hope!)...

Bringing nature home

When I was invited to deliver a talk on my research in the middle of the UK's first lockdown last year, it seemed only right to discuss a...

Battling PhDemons

I was invited to take part in a RGS panel this week, on 'the Ups and Downs of a PhD and Beyond'. We had a really interesting discussion...

Welcome to Well Green!

Hi! I'm Vikki Houlden and Well Green is my brainchild: a research page-meets blog, designed to share my work and (hopefully) bring people...

It's never the right time

So I've been toying with the idea of starting this blog for a while now. I set up all the fancy website front and drafted a first post...