Humanities researchers study the human experience via culture, psychology, sociology, gender, religion, history, law, and so much more. The humanities encompass everything from Chaucer to flying saucers; from Sigmund Freud to the unemployed; from ancient languages to punitive damages; from Kierkegaard to Kirk vs. Picard.
So what’s it like to be a humanities researcher? We trailed Hospitality & Tourism PhD candidate Vladimir Antchak to find out.
Coming up next Friday in our “day in the life of” series – find out what it’s like to do research in the creative arts! Spoiler alert: it’s not all smocks and paintbrushes.