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Name: Balancing Your Life
ID: m14825
Language: English (en)
Summary: 2006 presentation in the Rice University NSF Advance Conference entitled “Negotiating the Ideal Faculty Position”. This workshop offered guidelines for balancing a research career and a personal life.
Subject: Social Sciences
Keywords: academia, balance, faculty, home, life, research, work
Document Type: -//CNX//DTD CNXML 0.5 plus MathML//EN
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 2.0

Authors: Susan Cates (
Copyright Holders: Susan Cates (
Maintainers: Susan Cates (

Latest version: 1.2 (history)
First publication date: Jul 30, 2007 10:26 pm -0500
Last revision to module: Jul 31, 2007 1:25 pm -0500


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Version: 1.2 Jul 31, 2007 1:25 pm -0500 by Susan Cates
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Version: 1.1 Jul 30, 2007 10:43 pm -0500 by Susan Cates
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