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PhD+: Work-Life Balance

March 4, 2016 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm  |  Stevenson Fireside Lounge



Shelley Stamp, Professor of Film and Digital Media
Meg Corman, Special Assistant to the Chancellor and Vice Chancellor of University Relations
Nathaniel Deutsch, Director, Institute for Humanities Research, Professor of History
Shelley Stamp will offer reflections on Work/Life Balance based on over 20 years experience teaching at UC Santa Cruz. She is the mother of three kids under twelve, the author of two books, and founding editor of the journal Feminist Media Histories.

Meg Corman is a Mindfulness-based stress reduction (MBSR) teacher. MBSR was founded by Jon Kabat-Zinn and has been taught and researched for over three decades. Meg teaches locally at Dominican Hospital and at El Camino Hospital in Los Gatos and is nearing completion of a teacher certification program with the University of Massachusetts Center for Mindfulness.

Nathaniel Deutsch will discuss time management for dissertation writing, the importance of exercise, and finding work/life balance in general. He is the father of two kids.

Hope you can join us for this important conversation!

Lunch will be served, as always.


PhD+ Workshop Series
Please join us for the launch of PhD+, our new series! We will meet monthly, over lunch, to discuss possible career paths for humanities PhDs, online identity issues, internship possibilities, work/life balance, elements of style, grants/fellowships and much, more more.

October 9, 2015: Alternative Academia Panel
November 6, 2015: Internship Info Session
December 4, 2015: Coding for Humanists
January 8, 2016: Research Tools and Methods
February 5, 2016: Online Identity
March 4, 2016: Work-Life Balance
April 8, 2016: Writing and Publishing in the Humanities
May 13, 2016: Research and Grants
June 3, 2016: End of Year Luncheon


March 4, 2016
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
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Stevenson Fireside Lounge
Humanites 1 University of California, Santa Cruz Cowell College
Santa Cruz, CA 95064 United States
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