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Delaying TT position to finish postdoc?

Sorry that I missed this earlier, and hope an answer is still relevant. The purpose of a postdoc, actually, is to enable you to get a permanent (eventually) tenured position. They help you build a ...
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Edited volume (humanities) for tenure?

It is likely that it would, but whether it counts for a lot or a little, regardless of author order, depends on the institution and on who is judging the tenure portfolio. And, it might depend on your ...
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How much is the freedom of research after tenure?

As for the freedom of research: The situation with research is not so different from the freedom of speech in many countries. Yes, you can say whatever you want. But (i) you don't have the right that ...
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How much is the freedom of research after tenure?

Normally this is something that is negotiated between faculty and administration on an annual basis (or so) and is more related to future salary and duties than to tenure. Usually ending tenure ...
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Are tenure-track positions in Sweden exclusively assigned to internal fellows?

"Job advertisements in Swedish academia are only pretexts for legalization of recruiting internal applicants." I have worked as a postdoc in Sweden and from my experience this is to a very ...
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