Interviews

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  1. The participants of ComSciCon 2017

    Communicating freely: ComSciCon

    A workshop series organized by graduate students in the United States aims to help young scientists explain their research to broad and diverse audiences.
  2. Life story: Gal Haimovich

    When deciding to join a lab, scientists thinking of having children should consider what kind of support will be available to them.
  3. A family on an outing

    Life story: Tom Monie

    Balancing the need to network and showcase your scientific work with the demands of parenthood is a difficult act.
  4. A child's drawing of her parents teaching

    Life story: Jonas Obleser

    Raising children does not require having a done-and-dusted career path.
  5. A mother and child outside of a centre for scientific outreach

    Life story: Louisa James

    Being a parent helps to put things into perspective – and make strategic career decisions.
  6. Modesto Redrejo-Rodriguez enjoying a sunny day in the park with his sons

    Scientist and Parent: Raising equality

    Providing more flexible parental support would reduce the assumption that mothers should be the main caregivers and make it easier for fathers like Modesto Redrejo-Rodríguez to share childcare responsibilities.
  7. Sofie and son Isaak

    Life story: Sofie Valk

    Science and parenthood can go together well.
  8. Life story: Petteri Karisto

    Children on campus may be an unusual sight, but if institutions are supportive it can help parents at the start of their science career.
  9. Life story: Alexis Barr

    Shared parenting and flexible working times make everything a lot easier.
  10. Life story: Viki Male

    Being a parent can push you to reach for higher goals.