Career transitions, Work identities, Meaning of work, Social constructive and relational perspectives
Through life stories of 12 career changers, my PhD research explores how individuals make meaning of radical, non-institutionalized career changes that deviate from the dominant career scripts in their social contexts.
Gender and Social Identities
Gender and intersection with other identities, social roles, power in organizational contexts
This article examines tensions and contradictions in social norms at the intersection of age and gender, and barriers to realization of strong career identities in women around age 30.
This study throws light on the roles, identities, power, and relations between social actors in the organized participatory journalism process.
Applied theatre, Community theatre, Art in education and development
An account of our experience, of adapting “Cop in the Head” techniques in the management classroom. Our use of Boal’s theatre in this format provides a playful, non-threatening and experiential approach for reflection, reflexivity and dialogue.
Write up of a case with detailed facilitation instructions, that can be used to conduct an experiential theatre activity on career decision making.