- — Jason Heeris (@detly)Sat, Jun 20 2015 03:53:18I often get snarky and cynical when scientists and researchers talk about their lack of job security and crappy pay. And I really shouldn't.
- — Jason Heeris (@detly)Sat, Jun 20 2015 03:53:32But the fact is, I decided early on that I was not going to subject myself to that kind of shabby treatment. In fact, I was warned off it.
- — Jason Heeris (@detly)Sat, Jun 20 2015 03:53:47So when people talk about ECR's uncertainty or non-pay, yeah I feel sorry for them, but not *that* sorry. You knew the deal and you took it.
- — Jason Heeris (@detly)Sat, Jun 20 2015 03:54:25Those are the people being kept out of a research career. They don't lack passion or determination, they just can't work for free like you.