South African Young Academy of Science

We are academics, but we are also…

We are academics, but we are also…
May 3, 2021 jenfitchett
In the pressure of the publish or perish mentality, an insidious culture has emerged where a work-life balance is frowned upon, working a 40+ hour week is celebrated, and supervisors keep any semblance of hobbies, interests, family or a life very, very quiet. This is detrimental – to the academic, to their colleagues and to…