Not sure about staying in academia? 3 tips to help you decide

Minor revision - contest winners
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Minor revision - contest winners
Published
30 Mar '21

Jeroen van Baar and Lieke de Boer discuss why they have decided to leave academia, and what steps they took to come to that decision. Reporting separately from their respective lockdown locations across Europe (well, Berlin and Amsterdam), during their last days as (almost) “pure” academics, they muse about the different possible reasons for leaving, as well as staying for as long as they did.

 

About Minor revision - contest winners

Minor revision is the podcast of Lieke de Boer and Jeroen van Baar. They are one of the winners of our blog / vlog / podcast contest. Lieke and Jeroen both started their career in academia, but just left and are working in non-traditional research related positions.