My Mental Health Struggle in Academia: What I Wish All Business School Faculty, Students, and Administration Knew
This article deals with my experience of struggling with mental health while trying to succeed in a management department. I will explore the realities of working as an academic in a business school, my experience as a new faculty member with mental health issues, the stigma I encountered, and how mental illness has challenged my opportunity for advancement. Finally, I will discuss some ideas on how to create a better environment for all and especially for people who struggle with mental health issues as well as the benefits of that environment for both universities and students.
Quijada, Maria Alejandra, "My Mental Health Struggle in Academia: What I Wish All Business School Faculty, Students, and Administration Knew" (2021). Regis University Faculty Publications (comprehensive list). 48.