EMCR Pathways Issue 11—April 2017

Issue 11 April 2017

The Australian Early- and Mid-Career Researcher Forum of the Australian Academy of Science serves as the voice of the country's future scientific and research leaders. We currently reach over 3,300 individuals and are seeking to broaden and increase our engagement with Australian EMCRs to better represent their views, needs and vision to decision-makers within the government, members of parliament and key funding agencies.

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Editor's welcome

Editor Hamish Clarke tells you all about this issue of EMCR Pathways.

Chair's Welcome

Hear from our new Chair, Carly Rosewarne.

Science meets Parliament

What is it like to meet and talk science with a politician?

Australian Academy of Science Policy Internship

Hannah Osborn writes about gene drives and what she found out about policy during her internship.

Homeward Bound initiative

Learn about leadership and see Antarctica - what more could you ask for?

On the job with…Dr Leah Cannon

Have you considered a career as a content editor?

Inspiring EMCRs: Getting to know Anand Gururajan

Our latest inspiring EMCR tells us his story all the way from Ireland.

What have we been up to?

All the news on what the EMCR Forum executive have been working on.

If we are uncritical we shall always find what we want: we shall look for, and find, confirmations, and we shall look away from, and not see, whatever might be dangerous to our pet theories. In this way it is only too easy to obtain what appears to be overwhelming evidence in favor of a theory which, if approached critically, would have been refuted. Karl Popper
Those among us who are unwilling to expose their ideas to the hazard of refutation do not take part in the scientific game. Karl Popper

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