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‘I’ll work on it over the weekend’: high workload and other pressures faced by early-career researchers

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About the Young Academy of Europe

Researchers can apply to join the YAE within 12 years of their PhD graduation (with extensions for starting a family or military service), and typically have their own independent research group based in Europe.

Most YAE members are funded by large and prestigious personal grants. There are currently 200 members, covering most EU states and affiliated countries, across all disciplines.


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