A postdoc or postdoctoral researcher is defined here as a PhD holder who conducts professional research under a time-limited contract or fellowship. However, information on this portal can be relevant from late-stage PhD level to early-stage independent group leader, researcher or (Junior) Professor.
Applying for a Postdoc Job?
These 18 tips for a successful application from the UK’s Guardian newspaper might be of interest. It includes the advice “to start building your networks early” so you can put some research into this at the 3rd GC Postdoc Social!
The surprises of starting as a new PI
Read about the unexpected surprises and setbacks of running your own lab: four researchers who just became PIs
Recommended hands-on guide
Eleven quick tips that researchers can follow to more effectively and precisely discover data that meet their specific needs
An important theme identified by the GC Postdoc Committee. Have a look this article from the Max Planck PhDnet, which features Göttingen.
The Awesomest 7-Year Postdoc
An interesting perspective about the tenure tracks