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Jack Donaghy started his PhD in Urban Studies at the University of Glasgow in September 2015. Watch Jack's vlogs to follow the start of his PhD journey. Jack also shares his top tips for anyone who is thinking of applying for a PhD including funding advice.

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PhD Vlog 6 Month's On: Jack Donaghy

Meet Jack who started his PhD in Urban Studies at the University of Glasgow in September 2015. We  followed Jack for 1 month in the autumn of 2015. In this video we check in with Jack to see how he has gotten on in the last 6 months, from changing his topic to undergoing his annual review. He shares his tips and advice on what to expect from the annual review process.

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Name: Jack Donaghy

PhD: Urban Studies

Location: Glasgow

Jack Donaghy started his PhD in Urban Studies at the University of Glasgow in September 2015. Jack’s PhD is on issues in private rented sector housing, and is being funded by the Urban Studies Foundation. Jack is originally from Glasgow and chose to do a PhD simply because he found a subject area which he felt he had something to add to, and is hopeful that the work he does over the next three years will generate some interesting findings and will be useful to others. He tweets @JacksterD.

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