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An Australian Brain Drain

Undoubtedly science will be curtailed by lack of funding,

We’ll be losing using those bright young minds and growing them into great scientists that make a difference to not just Australia but the whole world.

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Federal Government Scientists: an Open Letter in their Support, and an Injunction for Energy East Based on their Concerns

The Professional Institute of the Public Service of Canada (PIPSC), along with the Union of Concerned Scientists, marked the Government of Canada’s Science and Technology week with an advertising campaign which included an open letter to Prime Minister Stephen Harper. 446 more words

Govt provides $15m for new biological research partnerships

Science and Innovation Minister Steven Joyce and Primary Industries Minister Nathan Guy have announced the Government will invest more than $15 million over a maximum of seven years to support four research partnerships that will benefit New Zealand’s primary industries. 197 more words

Science Funding

STFC Consolidated Grants Review

It’s been quite a while since I last put my community service hat on while writing a blog post, but here’s an opportunity. Last week the… 270 more words

Science Politics

Switzerland. Immigration. Science funds. Forgetting.

Starting today, scientists in Switzerland will again be able to apply for some research funds from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 program—including coveted grants from the European Research Council (ERC). 35 more words


A funding model that works (for me)

I’ve been a strong critic of the bias towards project rather than people based funding in public grants for science research.  Now, I celebrate being the recipient of people based funding thanks to a combined initiative of the… 833 more words

Health And Medicine

Accountability for Research Misconduct

Zubin Master suggests that institutions bear some moral responsibility for research misconduct 841 more words

Research Ethics