[Edit on 18th Sptember 2014] This week, Arthur meets Isabelle, a particularly multifaceted PhD student. Isabelle divides her time between the Paris suburbs and Senegal. In this episode, she shares with Arthur her adventurous and creative approach to environmental management of the urban coast of Dakar.
Season 2, Episode 3 : Montreuil/Dakar
Isabelle Sidibé of the Graduate School of Geography, in Paris
With each encounter with a doctoral student, Arthur sees more and more of the potential that a PhD has to offer. Isabelle plans to base part of her work on the potential of her images: with her Senegalese husband, she captures moments of life that will enrich her research and her observations.
But how do you stay on track, when faced with so many possibilities? Even as his project becomes clearer, Arthur’s worries grow…
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Knock Knock Doc is a docu-fiction that will take you backstage to see what it’s like to do a PhD. Every week, check out a new episode and a new young researcher. The complete first season is available here.
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About Knock Knock Doc:
Knock Knock Doc is a MyScienceWork production, written and directed by Paul Garcia, and featuring Dimitri Pougnet in the role of Arthur. Knock Knock Doc aims to promote doctoral studies, in all their diversity.