The publication focuses on the personal experience of men and women researchers with academic mobility, how they experience migration, translocations, separations and new beginnings. The book presents fifteen researchers from various scientific disciplines who talked about their academic mobility which usually occurred in the phase of their doctoral and postdoctoral studies. Their life-stories re framed by an analysis of key aspects and topics related to the issue of academic mobility and migration, such as how early stage researcher obtain fellowships abroad, what are their experience with different academic cultures of internationalized academic workplaces, issues related to the combination of the personal and professional lives in motion and the return to the Czech academic environment.
Vohlídalová, Marta, Alice Červinková. 2012. Vědci a vědkyně v pohybu: o akademické mobilitě. Praha: Sociologický ústav AV ČR, v.v.i. 199 s. ISBN 978-80-7330-226-9.
migration and mobility
sociology of science