Unfortunately, that is pretty good as far as Academia postdoc standards
go. I don't think I will ever get out of that type of job. It is common,
now, for people to be in postdocs up to 10 years!!! There are just too
many Ph.Ds in this country and not enough jobs - it is a buyers market
David Slomczynski, Ph.D.
University of Cincinnati
In article <Pine.SGI.4.33.0109072210200.6537930-
100000 at mole.bio.cam.ac.uk>, mw132 at mole.bio.cam.ac.uk says...
> I wholeheartedly agree.
>> On Fri, 7 Sep 2001, Dilworth wrote:
>> > For someone with that level of education, a $28,000/year salary is
> > extremely insulting - sorry.
> > A medical technologist fresh out of school with no experience makes
> > around $37,500 in our area with benefits. This is with a bachelor's
> > degree.
> > I realize the pay scale for grant funded positions in academia is lower,
> > but really, that's absurd.
> > Judy Dilworth, M.T. (ASCP)
> > Microbiology
> > "Dr. John Maurer" wrote:
> > >
> > > Postdoctoral Fellowship in Ecology of Antibiotic Resistance
> > > Starting salary is $28,000/year, with benefits. Employment is
> > > guaranteed for one year and extended an additional year with suitable
> > > progress. Experience in molecular biology is desirable, but
> > > applicants with strong background in general microbiology and
> > > microbial physiology will also be strongly considered.