“What’s to expect in job interviews for a professorship?” is a commonly raised question by researchers applying for a faculty position. Here is my list of 15 questions you will most likely get.
For many young researchers, the PhD graduation marks the end of an era of standardized salaries. They now have to negotiate their salary when they enter industry or move to a non-university research organization. Below are some tips on how to approach these negotiations. An Austrian-German perspective.
Professors are often asked by master and PhD students whether an academic career can be recommended. Christian Bettstetter and Bernhard Rinner summarize their personal views on the characteristics and career paths of academic jobs and give advice to people who choose an academic career.