ScienceDirect: Journeys of Perseverance

Story #2
A focus on tactics

Discover how a particular challenge in business inspired a young professional to switch to academia and pursue an interdisciplinary PhD toward a solution.

Discover this journey

Story #1
Chagas disease: the origin

Discover how an infectious disease led one man to become one of the most prestigious researchers in Brazil, building an advanced lab and training students to follow in his path.

Discover this journey

Journeys of Perseverance

As a researcher, you know a lot about overcoming obstacles and persisting when faced with setbacks. Your own scientific journey toward achieving success and advancing knowledge likely reveals a story led by perseverance, where failure was never a reason for you to stop.

The second story in our Journeys of Perseverance series takes you to Macedonia. Here you’ll meet a young professional from the financial sector who took the grain of an idea, combined it with passion, energy and ambition, and is now working on completing an interdisciplinary PhD to help businesses improve their competitiveness.

Whether a journey for answers is short or long, no one has to travel alone.
ScienceDirect takes you there.