STATUT EN BALANCE – French language article about CAPS’ advocacy work on behalf of Canadian postdocs written by David Brosseau for Quartier L!bre (Jan 2019).
Postdoctoral scholars in Canada call for better recognition, funding and career training (Dec 2018). Article written by Léo Charbonneau from University Affairs about CAPS’ 2018 Canadian Science Policy Conference panel including comments from panelists.
CSPC 2018 interview with Joseph Sparling (2018 Chair, CAPS/ACSP) – video interview (~7 minutes) following CAPS’ panel at the 2018 Canadian Science Policy Conference (Dec 2018; published online by CSPC).
Slowly but surely, postdoc advocacy is working – post by Brianne Kent on The Black Hole blog published by University Affairs that includes a summary of the recommendations made by CAPS during the CSPC 2018 panel (Dec 2018).
Why Canada’s immigration regulations may be pushing postdocs out – article by Chris Woolston in Nature based on findings from CAPS/ACSP 2018 Immigration Report and 2016 National Survey. Includes quotes from interviews with Joseph Sparling (Chair) and Anni Hämäläinen (VC Operations) of the 2018 CAPS/ACSP Executive Council (Sept 2018; full article published online by Nature [HTML; PDF]; also briefly mentioned in the print version – click here).
Réinventer le système de formation postdoctorale canadien – French language article written by François Potus and Sara Teinturier (2018 co-Vice Chairs French Communications, CAPS/ACSP) along with Joseph Sparling (2018 Chair, CAPS/ACSP) for Découvrir Magazine (Sept 2018; published by Acfas).
Postdoctorants et postdoctorantes : portrait quantitatif d’une population – French language article written by Comité intersectoriel étudiant des Fonds de recherche du Québec (the Intersectoral Student Committee of the Québec Research Funds) for Découvrir Magazine using data from CAPS’ 2016 National Postdoctoral Survey (Sept 2018; published by Acfas).
Article on CAPS (page 7-9) in Issue 3 of the 2018 EURAXESS North America Newsletter (Sept 2018; published online by EURAXESS).
Joint Statement on Budget 2018 from Canada’s research community – signed and supported by CAPS along with 13 other stakeholder groups (March 2018; published online by Universities Canada).
Brief summary of presentation by Joseph Sparling (2017 Chair, CAPS/ACSP) entitled “Reviewing the International Research Landscape in Canada” on page 19 of the Proceedings of the 3rd Annual Meeting of the European Scientific Diasporas in North America (HTML; PDF) (Dec 2017; published online by EURAXESS).