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The life of a postdoc on a T-shirt

If you stopped drinking coffee for a week or two, assuming your research doesn’t suffer from this violent caffeine withdrawal, you can buy one here with the money you save: 18 more words

Careers In Science

The faceless HR gatekeeper

A recent chat with some former graduate student colleagues highlighted an additional hurdle that job-seekers face when competing for already scarce jobs: the automated computer system designed to automatically weed out unqualified applicants. 312 more words

Early Career

From social network analysis to speciation in the Neotropics: exciting research by early career ornithologists.

As I mentioned in my earlier post, the joint American Ornithologists Union (AOU) and Cooper Ornithological Society (COS) conference this year emphasized a renewed focus on early career professionals.  1,109 more words

Deadline Approaching: WiGS 1st Book Prize

1 September is the deadline for submitting proposals for the inaugural “Women in German Studies prize for first books”, sponsored by Peter Lang. Get writing for your chance to be presented with the first ever prize (honour & money!) at the… 25 more words


How To Go from OCPD to Disheveled Over the Course of a Weekend

When I come to APA’s convention, I am a very organized psychologist. I have a set agenda. I know where I am going to be and what time I am going to get there. 556 more words

APA Convention

Not Goodbye, Just 'See You Next Year'

It is hard to believe that it is already the final day of convention. This week has been filled with opportunities to learn new information, to grow personally and professionally, and to connect with friends old and new. 388 more words

APA Convention