The life of an early career researcher is continuously gripped by uncertainties; from publishing and securing research funding to establishing their career in the scientific ecosystem. While the importance of mentorship, networking, and self-management to launch a successful career are frequently talked about, most researchers rarely contemplate the need to balance their professional and personal lives. In course of working under constant pressure to achieve traditional set goals, it’s important for young researchers to be aware of and to identify ample opportunities available in pursuing a science-related career beyond academia and industry that drives them and suits their interests as well as strengths.
Join Anubhav Saxena, an innovation specialist with 20 years of diverse research experience, during this free interactive broadcast as he discusses how early career researchers can pave their way to a rewarding profession with effective work-life balance while standing tall amidst the competitive pressures & defined success pathways. This ACS Webinar is moderated by Dr. Deeksha Gupta of the American Chemical Society and co-produced with ACS International for an audience in India.
What You Will Learn
- How to become aware why healthy competition is the key to a healthy work-life balance and job satisfaction
- Understanding the value of mentorship and openness to reverse-mentoring
- How to discover ways to pursue a research problem beyond your comfort zone