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Seminar on 'The fun part of academia' February 18th

The Halkes Women Faculty Network would like to invite you to her next event:

What?   Two lectures about 'The Fun Part of Academia' by
               Dr. Esther Rozendaal (Assistant Professor Communication Sciences) and 
               Dr. Herma Cuppen (Assistant Professor Theoretical Chemistry)
When?  Thursday, February 18th, 15h45-17h00 (followed by drinks until 18h00)
Spinoza building, Brasserie (SP 00.09)
Who?     All women and men academics from the RU

Last year, academia seems to have been struck by several crises including project funding and pressure to publish, replication crisis, etc. You might also have experienced personal moments of despair: How can I ever finish my dissertation, get promoted or find a unique position in academia? While we are aware of the daily struggles as academics, we should also focus on the bright side. So, let’s start the new year with a positive spirit!

We are delighted that two young successful researchers of the RU will share their experiences with us. Relevant questions they will address are:

  • What do you love about academia?
  • What makes you stay in academia?
  • What gives meaning to your work?

What do YOU love about academia? Sign up and share your opinion with us on the registration page.