At the time of filming Dr Farooqi was a Research Associate in the School of Mechanical, Aerospace and Civil Engineering at the University of Manchester. He is now an Associate Professor at the Pakistan Navy Engineering College.

Dr. Johar Farooqi transcript (PDF)

  • Question 1

    How did you get your last job?

  • Question 2

    What was the application/interview process?

  • Question 3

    What other jobs did you apply for?

  • Question 4

    What are the highlights and lowlights of your current job?

  • Question 5

    What do you spend your time doing in your current job?

  • Question 6

    Have you had a mentor (formal or informal) or any other personal support?

  • Question 7

    What was the best advice you have been given?

  • Question 8

    How have you developed your academic profile/got known in your field?

  • Question 9

    What setbacks have you managed to overcome and how?

  • Question 10

    What lucky breaks have you had?

  • Question 11

    Anything you would do differently in your career?

  • Question 12

    How do you balance work and private life?

  • Question 13

    Any advice to early career researchers?