Charting a course for a (successful?) research career

17 Octobre 2011 , Rédigé par JW Publié dans #Nanophotonics pick

Found that e-book free online, might be of interest for PhD students / young postdocs:

Charting a Course for a Successful Research Career - 2nd edition by Prof. Alan M Johnson
As researchers operate in a progressively competitive research environment, with grant applications increasing, funding opportunities decreasing, and funding bodies tightening the reins around their requirements and expected outcomes - early career researchers are often at a disadvantage when applying for grants. In this helpful guide, Professor Alan M Johnson, steers early career researchers through the potential pitfalls and opportunities when planning for a successful research career.