For PhD students

ThinkWell offers a number of services to PhD students, including:

  • workshops
  • books
  • free templates and guides to help you plan and manage your PhD


We offer a number of workshops for PhD students, including:

All workshops are organised through universities. Please check your university's professional development schedule or contact your Graduate Research Office for more information.


We offer a number of books designed to help PhD students and early career researchers. These books include:

  • PhD book set: 5 of our most popular titles (available in standard and ebook formats)
  • The Imposter Syndrome: Why successful people often feel like frauds (available in standard and ebook formats)
  • Planning Your PhD: All the tools and advice you need to finish your PhD in three years (available in standard and ebook formats)
  • Time for Research: Time management for PhD students (available in standard and ebook formats)
  • Turbocharge Your Writing: How to become a prolific academic writer (available in standard and ebook formats)
  • Defeating Self-Sabotage: Getting your research finished (available in standard and ebook formats)
  • The Seven Secrets of Highly Successful Research Students (available in standard and ebook formats)
  • The PhD Experience: What they didn't tell you at induction (available in ebook format)
  • Presenting Your Research With Confidence: The step-by-step guide to powerful presentations (available in ebook format)
  • Preparing for the 3MT: Everything you need to know (available in ebook format)

Free templates and guides

Our free downloadable templates will help you plan your PhD. Templates include: