Postdocs should bear one thing in mind above all else: a strategy to withdraw from academia is highly advisable, for secure positions are rare.
Postdocs need to be highly skilled, ambitious, and flexible. In return, they are frequently offered little more than autonomy in their work.
The most important element of an application for a postdoctoral position is a cover letter that successfully conveys why the applicant wants to do work in a particular field.
Although there are positive signs of change, working conditions for postdocs in Germany remain difficult. Andreas Keller, director of the GEW explains exactly where the problems lie and what changes still need to be made.
Switzerland is famed for its financial arrangements both nationally and internationally. Its tax rates may at first seem complicated, but there are benefits if the rules are followed. This article examines how taxes work in Switzerland.
The higher up the career ladder a researcher is, the greater is the financial support they can apply for.
Although physicians are among the highest earners overall, there are still significant differences in income within the medical and dentistry sector. An overview.