Category Archives: Funding

Three new observations about crowdfunding

Since I wrote my previous post, I’ve been to SpotOn London, where I attended a session about crowdfunding. One of the panelists was Ethan Perlstein, who is still raising funds for his lab. One of the other panelists was Cindy … Continue reading

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Crowdfunding research not yet a crowd pleaser

Academic researchers are one of the few professionals who have to spend a large amount of time throughout their entire career begging for money just to keep their job. It’s hard to get grants. It’s a lot of work to … Continue reading

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Science Policy and the Canadian Election – or maybe not.

So we’re down to it – only one day left until the Canadian Federal Election, although many who are more organized than I am have already voted in the advance polls. As usual, our beloved national broadcaster has aggregated a … Continue reading

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