Resources on Work/Family Issues (provided by Jan Nolan)
Selected American Initiatives Regarding Faculty Work/Life
Faculty Careers and Flexible Employment
David Leslie has linked his research on phased retirement to a broader analysis of the need for flexible career paths for both junior and senior faculty. This paper can be found here.
Selected Canadian Government Websites and Research
Selected Work/Life and Work/Family Offices in Universities
Examples From Other Workplaces
Other References on Work/Family Issues
Bhattacharjee, Yudhijit. ostdoc Survey Finds Gender Split on Family Issues. Science Vol. 318 9 November 2007. 28 January 2008 http://sciencemag.org.
Bischoping, Kathy. The Best You Can Expect When You Are Expecting and Beyond:A Review of Contract Language for Mothers in the Canadian Academy. Journal of the Association for Research on Mothering Vol. 5. No. 2. (Fall/Winter 2003): 77-86.
Carr, Phyllis L., MD, et al. elation of Family Responsibilities and Gender to the Productivity and Career Satisfaction of Medical Faculty. Annals of Internal Medicine Vol. 129. Issue 7 (1 October 1998): 532-38. 28 January 2008http://annals.highwire.org.ezproxy.library.uvic.ca/cgi/content/full/129/7/532.
Castle, Joyce B. and Vera Woloshyn. otherhood and Academia: Learning from Our Lived Experience. Journal of the Association for Research on Mothering Vol. 5. No. 2. (Fall/Winter 2003): 35-46.
Fothergill, Alice and Kathryn Feltey. I Worked Hard and Slept Very Little Mothers on the Tenure Track in Academia.Journal of the Association for Research on Mothering Vol. 5. No. 2. (Fall/Winter 2003): 7-19.
Mason, Mary Ann and Marc Goulden. Marriage and Baby Blues: Redefining Gender Equity in the Academy. The Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science (November 2004): 86-103. 28 January 2008http://ann.sagepub.com/cgi/content/abstract/596/1/86.
Panofsky, Ruth. Professor/Mother: The Uneasy Partnership. Journal of the Association for Research on Mothering Vol. 5. No. 2. (Fall/Winter 2003):103-111.
Perna, Laura W. The Relationship between Family Responsibilities and Employment Status among College and University Faculty. The Journal of Higher Education Vol. 72, No. 5. (Sep.-Oct., 2001): 584-611. 28 January 2008-01-28