Mentoring: "1st Generation Academics"
Academia is hard for everyone, but we know that it is often particularly hard for first generation academics* because of hidden curricula etc. Acknowledging this, a group of junior and senior faculty members shares their experience and provides some guidance for #firstgen PhD students.
* First generation (#firstgen) typically refers to being the first in the family to have attended university.
• Efi Adamopoulou (Mannheim University)
• Andreas Peichl (ifo / LMU Munich)
• Christian Traxler (Hertie School Berlin)