"Who am I?" New Article on Mothers’ Sensemaking After Workplace Exit

Dr Shireen KanjiA new article from centre member, Dr Shireen Kanji, and freelance TV producer and organisational psychologist, Emma Cahusac, explores mothers’ retrospective accounts of their transition from professional worker to stay-at-home mother.

Published in Human Relations, the article outlines the struggles faced by former professional and managerial women when reconciling their professional and maternal identities, and highlights the cost of losing these professional identities.

The article is titled “Who am I? Mothers’ Shifting Identities, Loss and Sensemaking After Workplace” and can be viewed on the SAGE website.

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