|Siti Jamiah Mohamad-Yob|
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia
Job Title: PhD student
She Is An Astronomer: Do you feel it was more difficult for you to get a job or a promotion in comparison with male astronomers?
Siti Jamiah Mohamad-Yob: No
SIAA: Are women under-represented in your institution?
SJM-Y: Yes, there are about 30% women.
SIAA: What is your family status?
SJM-Y: I am single.
SIAA: Have you had any career breaks?
SIAA: How many hours per day do you normally dedicate to work?
SJM-Y: 8 hours.
SIAA: What would most help you advance your career?
SIAA: What recommendation would you make to young women starting their career in astronomy?
SJM-Y: Always be positive and don’t be afraid to test new territories.