Disability, Discrimination and the Job Search

Disability discrimination in the job market has been making the round lately. It's far from a new issue but something happened which on the face of it seems particularly bad (though isn't that surprising when you think about it) that drew attention to the phenomenon of job ads immediately disqualifying disabled applicants by including job … Continue reading Disability, Discrimination and the Job Search

Why I am Trying to CrowdFund my PhD in Disability Studies

I was fortunate to be able to complete both my undergraduate and masters degrees with relatively little financial difficulty. Cumulatively, I accrued less than $5,000 in student debt. I was able to cover the rest by working and the odd scholarship and bursary. With this history in mind, I entered my gap year between my … Continue reading Why I am Trying to CrowdFund my PhD in Disability Studies