Historias 18 – Work-life balance (Winter repeat)

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The team at Historias have wrapped up the semester and are enjoying a well-deserved winter break.

We’ll be back in the new year featuring conversations with such scholars as Lyman Johnson and deep dives into the states of the field of various topics including the Cuban Revolution, in light of its 60th anniversary. As always, thanks for listening.

In the meantime, enjoy this episode from our archive.

In this episode, Drs. Erika Edwards, Jackie Sumner, and Dave McLaughlin join Steven to discuss such challenges of academia for junior faculty as experiencing the pressures of insecure employment, navigating tenure requirements, and building lives off campus.

Historias 18 – Erika Edwards, Jackie Sumner and Dave McLaughlin on work-life balance


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