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    Research Careers and the Recession

    All this week, Vitae will be publishing new articles daily on research careers and the recession. The first article, written by career adviser Fiona Christie from the University of Salford, has some good general tips: know your sector; know the status of research funding in your country and at your institution; use the careers service… Read More
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    Tough Economy Hitting Academic Hiring and Financial Aid

    If you think the academic world might escape today’s tough economy, think again. Saturday’s New York Times reports on many institutions, private and public alike, cutting faculty jobs, freezing new hires, reducing financial aid, and in some cases raising tuition. The economic downturn–what former Labor Secretary Robert Reich now c… Read More