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The eLife community is working to help address some of the pressures on early-career scientists in a number of ways. Learn more about our work and advisory group, sign up for our monthly news, follow us on Twitter, and explore recent activities below.
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Latest

  1. Webinar Report: Arts in science communication

    How can researchers combine the arts with their science?
  2. Anju Paul

    Global Science: To the West and back again

    The life and biomedical sciences are thriving in many Asian countries, making it less essential for scientists to “go West”.
  3. Webinar Report: Private funding in science

    How can early-career researchers attract funding from non-governmental sources?
  4. eLife Ambassadors: Progress in the final phase

    Key initiatives to support early-career researchers and open science are nearing completion.
  5. Gender Equity: Addressing recruitment at the departmental level

    We suggest five ways in which biology departments can improve their hiring processes in order to achieve gender equity in their workforce.
  6. Farhad Pishgar

    Global Science: Public health research in Iran

    Potential impacts of economic sanctions and a lack of long-term vision from the authorities hinder the work of researchers.
  7. Webinar Report: Being a scientist and a parent

    How can researchers build family friendly careers?
  8. Early-career researcher webinars from eLife

    #ECRWednesday webinars

    Curated by Emma Pewsey et al.
    On the last Wednesday of each month, members of the eLife Early-Career Advisory Group invite experts to share their views and advice on subjects pertinent to research careers.
  9. Early-career researcher travel grants 2018: Eight authors selected in the final round of funding

    The grantees will receive up to $1,000 to help them present their work at scientific meetings.
  10. Global Science: Barriers in Bangladesh

    Senjuti Saha et al.
    An international effort is needed to overcome the paywalls, customs regulations and lack of local suppliers that hinder research in low- and middle-income countries.

Highlights

  1. Journal clubs in the time of preprints

    Prachee Avasthi et al.