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How can I apply for an R&D position with not-so-excellent thesis? [closed]

I am currently a Master's course student and applying for my desired position of R&D at a large company. It seems that they highly pay attention to the final research (on the online application ...
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Too much reading/studying in senior engineer job

I'm recently promoted in a Canadian engineering company to a "senior engineer", which was very exciting for me (my company just has 2 levels of engineer, "engineer", and "senior engineer"), and ...
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Is a research experience in a foundation (no profit) relevant for a company?

I will defend my PhD soon and I am looking for opportunity outside academia. I am interested in preclinical trial research but I struggle getting referral or interview since I do not have a network ...
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how to write a resume after having worked in a single (research) organization

I have worked all my career (since 1985) at the same research organization - CEA (the French equivalent of US DoE) as a research engineer (in 1990 I got a PhD in computer science). Except for a one ...
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How to cite a yet to be published paper in a Resume

I am the first author of a paper that was presented at this conference: https://www.wirn2018.polito.it/program/ The papers accepted at this conference undergo publication process in a volume by ...
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How can I challenge ex-manager claiming undue credit without burning bridges?

A few weeks ago my manager from a previous company contacted me asking if he could include research I completed while working there in a conference paper he was writing. He said the paper would be an ...
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How should I dress in a japanese company? [closed]

This summer I'll be doing an internship doing R&D (in computer science) in a japanese company. Right now I'm a CS student in college in a western country, so there is no dress code among the ...
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How to approach a employer about grad school?

I want to work for a sociological research institution as a scientific programmer after college. How I will go about that is for another question. I would like to go to grad school for a non-...
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Dealing with a slow moving project as a professional researcher

Context I have an undergraduate degree and I'm working as a medical researcher in a research lab, affiliated with a University. I've done very little since being employed, due to problems such as: ...
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Should you let a potential employer know about another opportunity you have to help accomodate? [duplicate]

So that question may sound a bit weird, but it's a bit of a complicated situation. So recently I was landed an offer by the math department at my college to work on a special research program over the ...
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How to list non-academic fellowship on resume

I'm struggling to figure out how to list a fellowship on my resume, specifically whether I should list it under Professional Experience or create a new section for it near my Education section (or ...
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Does Ph.D. research count as “academic projects” and/or “professional work experience”

I think the title says it all. I'm filling out a job application that asks How many years of experience do you have in an engineering related field, including: academic projects, internships, or ...
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Is it worth mentioning your advisors' qualifications in your CV? [closed]

I'm presently an undergraduate at college, started my junior year, and have done some internships at various places (one remote as a software dev, two at college as an undergrad researcher, and one ...
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How do I put two concurrent internships on my resume?

So this summer, I had two independent and different internships. One was a full-time 9-5 paid "developer" internship. The other one was a remote internship at an academic institution. I somehow ...
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Figuring out salary range for moving from academia to industry abroad

I'm a post-doc in some research institute outside of my country of origin. I've already worked in industry before - but in my own country, not where I'm doing research now, nor elsewhere in the world; ...
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How do I convince my boss to let me grow into a job that doesnt exist in the company yet

Currently I'm a software engineer at my company. We've been using ASP classic for a while and in our search for improvement we as a department have been striving to make a switch to C# ASP.NET. I ...