Research careers at universities and large companies

Authors: Göran MelinAnneloes de RuiterIvette OomensHanna EngblomRikke Vendelbo SonneCathrine StenbergTine AndersenLeif H. Jakobsen

Language: English

Publication date: 12th November 2018

This report presents a qualitative study of research careers; how early career researchers as well as recruiting managers and managers on strategic decision-taking level perceive the research career, and what experiences they have. Related issues such as recruitment of researchers, career support, and sectoral mobility between academia and industry are also dealt with. The study has the shape of ten case studies of universities and large research-intensive companies in Denmark, the Netherlands, and Sweden.