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RIA # 65: Dr. Micky Lee on Balancing Research and Parenting

Dr. Micky Lee

Dr. Micky Lee

On this episode, Katie is joined by Dr. Micky Lee, an Associate Professor of Media Studies and the Program Director of Asian Studies at Suffolk University, Boston. She has published one book, 19 journal articles and numerous essays on feminist political economy; telecommunications, new information and communication technologies; and media, information, and finance.

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Show Notes

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Segment 1: Balancing Research and Parenthood [00:00-11:12]

In this first segment, Micky shares some of her thoughts on balancing research and being a parent.

In this segment, the following resources are mentioned:

Segment 2: Support Structures for Successful Tenure as a Parent [11:13-18:28]

In segment two, Micky discusses the support structures and productivity strategies that help her research as a parent.

Segment 3: Productivity Strategies for Researchers Who are Parents [18:29-34:33]

In segment three, Micky recommends productivity strategies that help her research as a parent.

In this segment, the following resources are mentioned:

Bonus Clip [00:00-07:04]: Choosing Long-term Projects as the Parent of a Young Child

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