Ep45: The Recovering Physicist - Martin Zaltz Austwick
September 25, 2017 in Season 3
What if being an academic doesn’t mean focusing on just one subject? Dr Martin Zaltz Austwick has changed subjects throughout his academic career. He now describes himself as a recovering physicist.
Martin talks about his PhD experience and the challenges he faced. We also discuss how the culture of science can encourage people to choose poor work-life balances. Finally we explore different labels within academia, and how he now describes himself.