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48 votes
7 answers
18k views

A PI gave me 2 days to accept his offer after I mentioned I still have another interview. Is this normal?

16 votes
5 answers
3k views

Moving from a modest research laboratory to a laboratory with a prestigious research portfolio. Tips to be successful?

13 votes
4 answers
9k views

I was invited to an unexpected and urgent second postdoc interview (in less than 24h) - Is this fair?

10 votes
7 answers
3k views

Are all postdoc jobs advertised?

10 votes
3 answers
7k views

I didn't hear back after a postdoc interview. Can I set a deadline for a response?

9 votes
4 answers
3k views

Is it ethical to reach out to other postdocs about the research project before the postdoc interview?

8 votes
5 answers
1k views

Application form for lecturer position provides a template for an academic resume, should I follow that?

6 votes
1 answer
486 views

Which approach is better for publishing in good journals?

6 votes
5 answers
2k views

Visa preparation for the postdoc will take weeks. Can I start research (with the PI?)

6 votes
1 answer
1k views

For non-English-speaking countries: Can I use my PhD to prove my knowledge of English for a UK visa?

4 votes
1 answer
2k views

Tips for being a good jury member for Master's defense

4 votes
1 answer
390 views

When does a piece of work on machine learning have enough material to be publishable?

3 votes
1 answer
497 views

should I publish in journal that has no IF

3 votes
2 answers
374 views

Research Associate job reposted, shiould I reach out to the PI?

3 votes
1 answer
1k views

Is it reasonable to keep rejecting postdoc offers to honor your part of the agreement with a professor for another postdoc?

2 votes
2 answers
495 views

Who reviews the postdoc file applications? (UK)

2 votes
1 answer
480 views

Applying for a postdoctoral fellowship in the UK, how can I find a host institution

2 votes
1 answer
1k views

I couldn't negotiate my postdoc salary during HR meeting, should I try days later? (I haven't received the formal offer yet)

2 votes
1 answer
3k views

Decision Pending | Send a Reminder?

2 votes
2 answers
26k views

What's the real difference between a postdoc and a research fellow? (Which one is considered a 'better' experience?' [duplicate]

1 vote
1 answer
458 views

Can I ask to start my postdoc remotely during an interview? (Postdoc is in the UK and I live in another country)

1 vote
1 answer
502 views

Is it a good idea to postdocs that are less than a year?

1 vote
1 answer
152 views

Should I mention I had no funding in my Ph.D experience?

1 vote
1 answer
3k views

Length and details of a personal statement in postdoc positions?

1 vote
1 answer
1k views

Waiting for an overdue review?

1 vote
1 answer
258 views

Conference claims they have indexed proceedings and publisher denies it

1 vote
1 answer
246 views

Should postdocs give fewer (or otherwise different) status updates than PhD students?

1 vote
1 answer
680 views

What's holidays entitlement for postdocs in the UK?

1 vote
2 answers
569 views

Invited to a meeting where I will receive a postdoc offer, what should I discuss/prepare the meeting?

1 vote
1 answer
529 views

Postdoc interview presentation doesn't explcitly mention a research plan, should I include one?