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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 bi-monthly news, follow us on Twitter, and explore recent activities below.
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Latest

  1. Interview: Catching up

    Daniel Mansur explains the challenges he faces as a Group Leader in Brazil.
  2. Early-career researcher travel grants: Next four authors selected

    Four eLife authors will receive a grant of up to $1,000 to support their attendance and presentation at a meeting of their choice.
  3. Interview: Wearing many hats

    Maintaining academic software is just one part of the role Computational Scientist Tom Burnley performs for the electron microscopy community.
  4. Interview: Going places

    Moving from China to the US to do a postdoc is part of Huan Yan's plan to have his own lab one day.
  5. Campaigning for change: Bullied Into Bad Science

    Early-career researchers are hoping to reform the research and publication environment.
  6. Building a network of researchers: N2

    N2 is a network of more than 14,000 doctoral researchers at 193 non-university institutes across Germany.
  7. Webinar invitation: #ECRWednesday series for early-stage researchers

    eLife hosts a programme of monthly webinars for early-career researchers in life science and biomedicine as a platform to share opportunities and explore issues around building a successful research career.
  8. Early-career researcher travel grants: Latest two authors selected

    To support their attendance and presentation at a meeting of their choice, each will receive a grant of up to $1,000.
  9. Webinar report: Academic interviews and how to get hired

    The panellists of July’s #ECRWednesday webinar shared their tips for interview success.
  10. Early-Career Advisory Group: Introducing the latest members

    Five new recruits start a two-year term to catalyse broad reform in journals publishing and research communication.