Safeguarding the mental health of doctoral candidates in Europe

Mental health is a top priority for Eurodoc

In this article published by European University Association, Mathias Schroijen, Secretary of Eurodoc and coordinator of mental health working group, explains what are the main risk #factors that lead to mental health issue among early-career researchers and how #Eurodoc aims to provide #policy recommendations and examples of #goodpractices.

As example, Mathias is mentioning two national associations in Eurodoc network, Krajowa Reprezentacja Doktorantów (Poland) and ADI – Associazione Dottorandi e Dottori di Ricerca Italiani (Italy) in developing independent #research and raising #awareness on mental health among early-career researchers.