Academia and parenting: making it work

Post by Priya Tamma I have always been interested in the personal journeys of scientists around me – especially those of women in science. What motivates them, what are the challenges they face, how did they get here? A career in academic research isn’t easy. Like most other professions, scientists too find it hard to balance work and family. In an attempt to understand the scientists behind the science, I wrote to a few of my colleagues who are at various stages of research to ask about their personal journey. If you are a young researcher just starting your research career, … Continue reading Academia and parenting: making it work