Public Release: 22-Jul-2014
Mom the Chemistry Professor
When is the 'right' time? How can women meet the demands of a professorship while caring for a young family? Choosing to become a mother has a profound effect on the career path of women holding academic positions, especially in the physical sciences. Yet many women successfully manage to do both. In Mom the Chemistry Professor, published by Springer, fifteen inspirational personal accounts describe the challenges and rewards of combining motherhood with an academic career.