Monthly Archives: July 2010

Surviving the game

If you’ve arrived here via Twitter or a previous edition of this blog, you might have noticed that my journey so far has been a bit bumpy. I know that a career in science, and in particular, a postdoc position, … Continue reading

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Who are you, and what are you doing here?

Although I’ve only been on WordPress for a couple of months, I have now been blogging for just over year. So it seems well-timed to pick up DrugMonkey’s call for Why do you keep looking at me? posts. So, even … Continue reading

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A tale of two CVs

For reasons that might be discussed at a later date, I am looking for a new job. My ultimate career goal has not exactly changed at this point in time, but I am perhaps not so resolutely committed to it … Continue reading

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