2014
CAPS/ACSP 2013 Survey Results
On November 04, 2014 By J Sparling

The 2013 Canadian Postdoc Survey: Painting a Picture of Canadian Postdoctoral Scholars The Canadian Association of Postdoctoral Scholars / l’Association canadienne des stagiaires post-doctoraux (CAPS-ACSP) is pleased to release the report from the 2013 Survey of Canadian Postdoctoral Scholars, (Executive Summary, Full Report) conducted in collaboration with Mitacs, between March and April, 2013. Postdoctoral scholars, or postdocs, are …

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2014 NPA (US) Institutional Survey
On November 03, 2014 By J Sparling

November 3,  2014 – Message from the NPA (US)… The National Postdoctoral Association (NPA) is pleased to announce the release of the 2014 NPA Institutional Survey: Supporting and Developing Postdoctoral Scholars. We believe that this data is critical for postdoc offices to assess the needs of the postdoctoral community in the areas of postdoc stipend …

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Improving the Experiences of Social Sciences & Humanities Postdocs in Canada
On April 19, 2014 By J Sparling

In 2013 the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada / Conseil de recherches en sciences humaines du Canada (SSHRC/CRSH) initiated a review of the training, career development needs, and administration of postdoctoral fellows (‘postdocs’) in the social sciences and humanities in Canada. Under consideration were proposals to shift SSHRC Postdoctoral Fellowships (S-PDF) to …

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