Balancing Professional and Personal Life


  • Setting goals and priorities
  • Managing time and stress
  • Setting realistic expectations
  • Making the right employment decision that fits one’s personality and lifestyle
  • Taking care of one’s self physically and emotionally


Four-part series on managing stress in the workplace

Women in science, family/career balance (2008)

Students questioning the academic career track (2009)

Article discussing when to start a family in relation to career pathways