Join us for this deep dive into the world of social science research. We ask the experts: How do you deal with rejection? What happens when real-world events derail your project? How do you both mentor and manage graduate students? Host Kyla Reid leads a lively chat with researchers from Carleton University’s Faculty of Public and Global Affairs in Ottawa, Canada about the challenges and the wins of being an academic researcher in this 6-part series.


Kyla Reid in a recording boot laughing.Kyla Reid is not a social science researcher but has spent over a decade supporting social science research as the Manager, Research Services and Initiatives in the Faculty of Public and Global Affairs. She holds a PhD in Philosophy from the University of Sydney in Australia. When she isn’t hosting this podcast, she enjoys CrossFit, running, paddle sports, and hanging out with her pugs.