STEMskiller: Skill Set Map for Mentors of Early Career Researchers
Early career researchers may not have held jobs in which they need to negotiate salaries and other benefits, if these are not provided during the hiring process.
Useful resources on Salary negotiation:
Hoover, M. (2013). Negotiating job offers. The Florida State University Career Center. https://career.fsu.edu/sites/g/files/imported/storage/original/application/d7d55bbdde340
Four-page handout including all aspects of the job offer process, including Factors That May Be Negotiated, Making the Right Decision, Negotiating the Offer, and The Final Step: Put it in Writing.
University of Michigan Student Affairs Career Center. (2020). Evaluating and Negotiating Offers. https://careercenter.umich.edu/article/salary-and-relocation-information
Includes: Evaluating the Offer, Salary Research Tools, Requesting an Offer Deadline Extension, Implications of Backing Out of an Offer already Accepted, Should You Negotiate?, and Negotiation Tactics.
Tags: All IPS; all PSR; all IAL; CompGS; CompTS
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Table of contents:
- 3.4. Placement and job searching/seeking
- 126.96.36.199. Applying for academic jobs
188.8.131.52. CVs and cover letters
184.108.40.206. Application essays and other (teaching, research) statements
220.127.116.11. Interview techniques for academic positions
18.104.22.168. Pitch training in preparation for interviews
Author: Stephanie Krueger
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Last Updated: October 28, 2021