Science and technology policy
Workshop on Researcher Careers for the 21th Century (Madrid, Spain), 26-27 April 2006
JOINT OECD-SPANISH MINISTRY OF EDUCATION AND SCIENCE WORKSHOP
“RESEARCHER CAREERS FOR THE 21ST CENTURY”
26-27 April 2006
Ministry of Education and Science
Paseo de la Castellana 160,Room F
This one and a half day workshop aimed to address the following key issues:
What is the emerging face of researcher careers for the 21st century?
Can we identify different models cross nationally?
How are researcher careers changing and do they remain attractive options for S&T graduates?
Is the tenure system an asset or impediment to enhancing the flexibility of researcher employment?
What evidence is there on diversification of S&T graduates’ career paths?
How can education and training policies prepare S&T graduates for more diverse and less linear career opportunities?
Are there “good practices” at the government and institution level?
With the collaboration and support of the Spanish Foundation for Science and Technology
And the support from: