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Every other Thursday : stories and strategies from successful women scientists / Ellen Daniell.

Daniell, Ellen, 1947- c2006

Available at LHL STAR Collection - Open Stacks    (Q130 .D36 2006 )(GetIt)

  • Title:
    Every other Thursday : stories and strategies from successful women scientists / Ellen Daniell.
  • Author: Daniell, Ellen, 1947-
  • Subjects: Women in science; Women scientists; Science -- Vocational guidance
  • Imprint: New Haven Conn. : Yale University Press, c2006.
  • Physical format: xxvi, 268 p. ; 22 cm.
  • Contents: Preface -- Introduction : Working toward diversity -- A note on confidentiality and terminology -- [pt. 1. Why group? -- 1. Every other Thursday : a meeting of group -- 2. Evolution : how each of us came to group -- 3. Facing disaster : Ellen's story -- pt. 2. Group work -- 4. Accepting, liking, celebrating : appreciating ourselves and being entitled to success -- 5. A serious mind and alight heart : respecting instinct and personal goals -- 6. Off balance and out of control : managing time and establishing equilibrium -- 7. Flying furniture : choice and change -- 8. Best friends, harshest critics : working with other women -- 9. Life is a limited resource : taking care of ourselves -- 10. Permission to feel : being professional does not mean turning off all emotion -- 11. Boss, mother, friend, role model : working with students and employees -- 12. Putting it out there : writing and giving talks --
    13. Nobody taught us this in school : institutional politics and strategy -- 14. Anticipating changes : growing older with grace -- 15. Going home : interactions with spouse, partner, mother, and children -- pt. 3. A group of one's own -- 16. Pigs, contracts, and strokes : group process and history -- 17. Maintenance and repair : working to keep group working -- pt. 4. Epilogue -- 18. Another change of direction : letting go and moving on -- Biographies of group members -- Notes -- Further reading -- Acknowledgments.
  • Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references.
  • Identifier: ISBN: 9780300113235 (alk. paper)
    ISBN: 0300113234 (alk. paper)
    LCCN: 2005018885
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