Workshop: Get a Life, PhD — led by Tanya Golash-Boza

April 6, 2018
10:00 amto12:00 pm

Jane Grant Conference Room
Hendricks Hall 330
1408 University St.
By invitation only

A CSWS Work Life Balance event

In this workshop, Tanya Golash-Boza will explain how it is possible to both have a life and be a productive academic. Drawing from her own experience as well as research on creativity and productivity, Professor Golash-Boza will discuss how to balance research, teaching, and service as well as how to balance work and family obligations. Finally, she will explain several ways academics can become more creative writers.

Tanya Golash-Boza

Tanya Golash-Boza is a professor of sociology at the University of California, Merced. Over the last decade, she has published five books and 40 articles and book chapters. Her latest book Deported: Immigrant Policing, Disposable Labor and Global Capitalism (NYU 2016) was awarded the Distinguished Contribution to Research Book Award from the Latino/a Studies Section of the American Sociological Association. She is also the creator of the blog, Get a Life, PhD, a blog focused on faculty success and wellbeing, which has over 3 million pageviews.

Sponsored by the Center for the Study of Women in Society, Office of the Provost and Academic Affairs, and the Division of Equity and Inclusion.