Promethean Ph.D. Podcast

by Promethean Ph.D.s

We are the Promethean Ph.Ds. 3 Students, 1 cohort, here to bring the fire back to the people. Demystifying the labyrinth of academia in a public-facing podcast. The Promethean Ph.D. Podcast is a space to take a critical look at the role academia plays in society while reflecting on our own experiences as Ph.D. students. Please note that our viewpoints do not represent the viewpoints of the University of Michigan and are for... Read more

Podcast episodes

  • Season 1

  • S01 E02 - Eps. 02: Why is Academia so Distant from the Public?

    S01 E02 - Eps. 02: Why is Academia so Distant from the Public?

    In this episode, Alyse, Aaron, and Marquise dive into why academia is so distant from the public. What political, financial, and personal aspects create the public's perception of academia? Where is this perception of academia hea...

    26:20
  • S01 E01 - Eps. 01: Welcome to the Promethean Ph.D. Podcast

    S01 E01 - Eps. 01: Welcome to the Promethean Ph.D. Podcast

    Welcome to the Promethean Ph.D. podcast! Aaron, Marquise, and Alyse introduce themselves and discuss what brought them to the same cohort, the same program, and the same university. From the critical to the lighthearted, the Prome...

    23:37