What do young academics need at the beginning of their career? Does mentoring help?
- At: 2011 FIP Congress in Hyderabad (India)
- Type: Presentation
- By: HAKKARAINEN, Katja (Nordic School of Public Health (Nhv), Gothenburg, Sweden)
In addition to questions directly related to young academics' research topic, young scientists may face multiple challenges in the beginning of their academic careers. Firstly, a starting post-graduate student may have little knowledge about common procedures and traditions in academia. Is it sufficient to learn them by experiencing yourself?.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.