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Emma Cole submitted her PhD in June 2015 through the Department of Greek and Latin at University College London. Watch Emma's vlogs as she prepares for her viva, as well as insights into starting her first academic post at the University of Bristol.

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PhD Vlog Week 4: Emma Cole - The Viva

Meet Emma Cole who recently completed her PhD in the Classics at UCL. In this video find out how Emma got on in her viva! She also discusses commuting for her first academic post, as well as her post-PhD plan of turning her thesis into a monograph and how to prepare a book proposal.

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Name: Emma Cole

PhD: Classics

Location: London

Emma Cole submitted her PhD in June 2015 through the Department of Greek and Latin at University College London. In her vlogs she prepares both for her viva examination and her first academic appointment, as Teaching Fellow in the Programme of Liberal Arts (Classics and Ancient History) at the University of Bristol. Her doctorate explored the reception of ancient tragedy in postdramatic theatre. She kept a video diary of the final stages of her PhD, which can be found online here. Prior to her PhD Emma completed an MA in Reception of the Classical World at UCL (Distinction), and a BA (Hons Class I) at the University of Sydney. She tweets @Emma_Cole1

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