Some weeks ago I left some notes on how to address the exhausting process to get a tenured position in the National Research Council of Spain as I was getting ready for it. In particular I looked at how to tackle the metrics issue that is often quite depressing to look at. I just came… Continue reading Applying for a tenured position in the Spanish National Research Council II
Para Pedro, Patricia y Sergio Dicen “Quien bien te quiere te hará llorar” y yo no puedo concebir tamaña afirmación, porque si te quieren de verdad no te hacen llorar, si acaso te muestran la dureza del camino de la mano, con compasión y paciencia. Y esos son los que te quieren de verdad. Y… Continue reading Quien te enseña a reír
I wanted this entry to be on how my fieldwork was, as a memoir of activities and, despite is half way through to be finally written, I could not make it simply because right now I am overcommitted. I often find myself saying yes to too many things, despite all the literature around telling you… Continue reading Overcommitted
It is very frequent nowadays to be impelled to leave “our comfort zone”. My friend always says “took me years to get here and it’s really nice, why should I leave now that I’m in such a cosy place?” And it’s true, why on Earth should I move? Apparently you get awesome experiences out of… Continue reading Anything to say?