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Australia must not lose a generation of medical researchers

Australia must not lose a generation of medical researchers

According to the recently released Research Australia report, more than three-quarters of Australia‚Äôs early career researchers (ECRs) in medical science are employed on temporary contracts or as casuals. Those young postdoctoral researchers in their 20s and 30s are essentially serving apprenticeships, expected to produce publishable research while relying on short-duration contracts of usually one to […] … learn more→