"wellcome trust" blog posts

What is a postdoc? part 2

Posted on: 13 May 2020 | Category: Blog posts

Following part 1, in this piece we take a closer look at the skills, personality traits and outlook of postdocs.


Why Prosper?

Posted on: 27 April 2020 | Category: Blog posts

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In our second blog, Prosper’s Senior Project Manager, Lucy Williams and Communications Manager, Catherine Kennedy take look at the project's wider context and why it's needed now more than ever.


What is a postdoc? part 1

Posted on: 27 April 2020 | Category: Blog posts

Since Prosper began, we've often found ourselves facing the question 'so what is a postdoc?' Our Research Staff Developers, Dr Catherine Charlwood and Dr Fiona McBride, look at defining the term and what it means in relation to Prosper.


State of play: understanding the current postdoc career development experience

Posted on: 20 February 2020 | Category: Blog posts

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In our first blog, Prosper’s Research Staff Developers, Dr Catherine Charlwood and Dr Fiona McBride, discuss the findings of our initial focus groups with postdoctoral researchers and Principal Investigators.