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    Nat’l Academies Hope to Build a Better Postdoc

    Last week, the National Academies announced the creation of a new committee that will explore the state of the modern postdoctoral experience for scientists and engineers. By identifying the current number of postdocs, number of tenure-track positions available, tenure success rates, and the working conditions, salary, and benefits for po… Read More
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    NRC to Women: Just Apply!

    Women are at least as successful as men when they compete for tenured and tenure-track science faculty positions at academic research institutions and when they stand for tenure and promotion–and usually more successful. Yet in almost every scientific field, women consistently applied for academic jobs, and stood for tenure, less often than m… Read More