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Recap: #ECRchat on Alternative academic careers, 23 May 2013

This live chat was hosted by Tseen Khoo and Megan McPherson. Tseen is a Research Developer and one half of the Research Whisperer team and Megan is a PhD candidate at Monash University.

In this chat, we discussed questions such as ‘what are #altac and #postac?’, ‘what’s the best way to explore #altac options?’, and more. You can view Tseen and Megan’s recap of the chat in this Storify, including lots of helpful alternative academic links and resources towards the end.

You can also download and PDF of the full unedited chat here #ECRchat_tweets_2013_05_23.pdf



Postdoc in psychology and cognitive neuroscience, researching visual word recognition. Likes MEG, TMS, fMRI, reading, waffles, and motorbiking.

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