Dr Bex Lewis

Life Explorer, HE/learning, Senior Lecturer in Digital Marketing (Manchester Metropolitan University),  Christian, cultural history, WW2 posters: Keep Calm & Carry On, digital world, coach, ENFP, @digitalfprint, @ww2poster #digitalparenting

Academic stress?

I'm wondering how many small changes - by academics, and by institutions, could change this? And how much of it is self-driven? Academics are suffering from growing stress levels as a result of heavy workloads, management issues and a long-hours culture, a survey has found. Unachievable deadlines, acute time pressures…

The Public Intellectual.

The public intellectual? Always existed? Part of the impact agenda? No stranger to broadcasting himself, Christopher Bigsby considers the rise of the public intellectual - halfway up a mountain, on a motorbike, quoting Aeschylus, coming to a telly near you There is a plaque in Norwich Cathedral I have always…

Science/Humanities?

There's space for interdisciplinarity - but is it happening? Policymakers focusing on science's utility have consigned the humanities to a supporting role, but scholars in each of the 'two cultures' understand that they share a love of discovery and capacity for wonder, says Martin Willis I thought that we had,…