Episode 71

71: Moving for your job


November 5th, 2018

54 mins 15 secs

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About this Episode

In this episode, we chat about whether it’s necessary to move for an academic job to demonstrate “independence”.

Here's a rundown of the other stuff we cover:

  • James' appearance at the “Sound education” conference
  • Dan’s first day of school as a latino in a white neighbourhood
  • Our thoughts on the restrictive social media policy at the SfN (Society for Neuroscience)conference
  • Why and how Dan and James moved overseas from Australia
  • Do you really need to move overseas to demonstrate independence?
  • The two-body problem
  • Can you demonstrate independence with sole-author papers?


SFN social media policy https://twitter.com/fedeadolfi/status/1058760331747581953
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Music credits: Lee Rosevere freemusicarchive.org/music/Lee_Rosevere/

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