Category Archives: Science Careers

Looking beyond the obvious career path: Part II – talking about the road less travelled

As I mentioned in a previous post, current career perspectives for postdoctoral researchers ¬†are, to put it mildly, difficult. An academic career will be possible for only about 3.5% of current postdocs, so being able to understand the alternatives is … Continue reading

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Looking beyond the obvious career path: Part I – Science Journalism

Last year, another Science is Vital campaign went underway, this time focusing on a problem facing many PhD and postdocs: science careers. A summary of the final report can be found here. Importantly, the campaign and the report highlight many … Continue reading

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