Is postdoc a work experience or education?

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Is postdoc a work experience or education?

While the purpose of the postdoc is educational, it is not “education”. Since a postdoc is an employee, it should go under employment. However, in some fields and countries, it may be custom to place the postdoc under education because the postdoc is the journeyman stage of your academic career.

How many years is a postdoctoral training?

Nowadays, postdoctoral placements can stretch to upwards of 45 years, during which postdocs conduct research, help PIs secure grants and train graduate students and technical staff.

How do I write a postdoc letter?

Be sure to emphasize them in your cover letter. A cover letter starts like a formal letter with the date at the top followed by the name and work address of the job poster. This is followed by the salutation. For a postdoc position, you will often be addressing your letter to the PI.

How do I write an academic CV?

Tips for Writing an Academic CVThink about length. Unlike resumes (and even some other CVs), academic CVs can be any length. Think about structure. More important than length is structure. Consider your audience. Talk to someone in your field. Make it easy to read. Be consistent. Carefully edit. CONTACT INFORMATION.

Can you put future education on resume?

Put your expected graduation date on your resume. For a current student such as yourself, it’s considered a best practice to include your expected graduation date on your resume when applying for entry-level jobs. An expected graduation date tells potential employers how far along you are in your degree or diploma.

Can I put Lynda courses on my resume?

Originally Answered: Can I put Lynda courses on my resume? Hi Jesse, Yes, you can! There should be an education section on your CV.