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In Tandem: Being a couple in the scientific world of work
Journal Title: WELFARE E ERGONOMIA 
Author/s: Lucio Pisacane 
Year:  2015 Issue: Language: Italian 
Pages:  11 Pg. 141-151 FullText PDF:  177 KB
DOI:  10.3280/WE2015-002011
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This paper assesses the present status of academic programmes for dual-careers academic couples to solve the so-called two body problem, i.e. support to couples of academics in finding a job or pursuing their scientific career. The paper analyses programmes in this field by now widespread in many northern American research and academic institutions and looks at the European situation, were specific support actions are in place for dual-careers academic couples mainly in Germany and northern European countries.
Keywords: Dual-careers academic couples; scientific labour market; careers in scientific professions; gender and science.

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Lucio Pisacane, In Tandem: Being a couple in the scientific world of work in "WELFARE E ERGONOMIA" 2/2015, pp. 141-151, DOI:10.3280/WE2015-002011

   

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