The profession of academic manager is growing in significance: they manage, control and organise the universities and research institutions. However, in many places, they must still fight for recognition.
Development engineers are problem-solvers. They work out why something does not work and make it work again.
Those who do a doctorate improve their chances on the work market. A doctorate can open doors and have a positive impact on the salary.
Research consultants work in research without the professional risks of a career in academia. The opportunities are often more diverse and promising.
The #ResearchersAtRisk campaign addresses scientists and researchers in exile who are considered "at risk" due to their precarious living and working situation in their country of origin.
Yes, English is by all means the language of science. Less than one per cent of all scientific publications worldwide are today written in German. Despite this, there are still many good reasons to learn German.
Professors in Switzerland enjoy high salaries and excellent career prospects at institutions such as ETH Zurich. What is the academic career path for a researcher in Switzerland?