EMCR Pathways Issue 9—November 2016

Issue 8, August 2016

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.


Editor's welcome

Our editor shares an update on a draft discussion paper, successes from Science Pathways 2017, and stories from some inspiring EMCRs

A tweet's eye view of Science Pathways 2016

Our editor Hamish Clarke gives us some tweetable quotes from the live-tweet of #SciPath16

Leading the way to…job security?

Meisha-Marika Holloway-Phillips explains her takeaway from the recent Science Pathways 2016 conference and how these lessons are shaping her career

On the job with Dr Lidia Matesic and Dr Armand Atanacio

Two EMCRs tell us about what it's like working at the Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO)

Inspiring EMCRs: Getting to know Helen Macpherson

Postdoctoral Fellow, Helen Macpherson, delves into her journey researching dementia prevention

Nature Research event—Research Translation and Innovation

Roslyn Hickson on the interesting points raised at the recent symposium on research translation and innovation, hosted by Nature Research

Consultation Draft: Starting the conversation between academia and industry

We need your input! Read the draft discussion paper on academia and industry and help us shape the way these two sectors work together towards a better Australia

What have we been up to?

Find out about the EMCR Forum’s new webpages and resources for EMCRs here

Science is forward looking. Science has become the bearer of hope, a source of the sublime.
Nancy Etcoff

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