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About this Blog

This blog chronicles the lives of two female PhD students in Kildare, Ireland. It has two main sections, PhD Reality which will contain blogs of a more academic nature and (The Rest of) Reality which contains posts regarding how doing a PhD affects the rest of their lives.   It is a diary of sorts … Continue reading About this Blog


Bio-Aoife Delaney

Similarly to Rachel, I am Doctoral Student at the National Institute for Regional and Spatial Analysis (NIRSA), National University of Ireland, Maynooth, as part of the ERC funded Programmable City Project.  My research endeavours to understand the inter-relationship between urban resilience and the smart city by exploring how software and other technologies drive public policy … Continue reading Bio-Aoife Delaney