What every Postdoc needs to know /Physical details: xv, 262 pages ; 24 cm ISBN:9781786342348.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Introduction -- Choosing a Postdoc -- The UK higher education scene -- Coming to the UK as a researcher with lessons for those going overseas -- How to get the most out of your Postdoc -- The relationship with your principal investigator -- Publish or perish -- Teaching and supervising students -- Transferable skills development and taking opportunities -- Essentials of effective networking -- Unpredictable research - balancing risk and reward -- More productive, less stress: Relieving the pressure -- Research integrity and ethics -- Taking responsibility for your career and decision making -- Careers beyond academia -- Fellowships and funding -- The lectureship leap -- Application form -- How to write a winning curriculum vitae (cv) -- Interviews and questions.