Changing Academic Life
About This Show
Academic life is changing and many of us are drowning in increasing work demands. What are the choices each of us can make to change our own situations for the better? And can we change the academic game more generally? Academics and thought leaders share experiences, tips...
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Chris Frauenberger on post-docs, parental leave & multiple dreams
Chris Frauenberger is a post-doctoral researcher and principle investigator at Technical University Vienna. Chris shares his experiences navigating various post-doc positions, taking parental leave, negotiating with his partner about family-career choices, dealing with an uncertain future, and being strategic about trying to build up a CV and visibility to maximize the chance of getting a permanent position. He also reflects on what happens if this doesn’t happen and the importance of having multiple dreams to choose from. See http://www.changingacademiclife.com/blog/ 2017/3/31/chris-frauenberger for more information and related links.