Association of Polar Early Career Scientists


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In today's scientific world, the definition of a successful career is often associated with professorship. This goal is unfortunately only achieved by roughly 0.5-16% of those who pursue a PhD. The following article discusses strategies for increasing ECR exposure to possibilities outside of academia, and what they entail.

Article: No professorship: There is a normal, non-scary life outside academia

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