Most Important Factors and Least Important Factors

FEATUREBest Places to Work 2006: Postdocs Most Important Factors Rank in North America in 2006 Rank in the US in 2005 Factor Category Rank outside North America in 2006 Rank outside the US in 2005 1 1 The training and experience I receive as a postdoc will be valuable to me in my future career. Value of the Po

The Scientist Staff
Mar 1, 2006

FEATURE
Best Places to Work 2006: Postdocs


Most Important Factors
Rank in
North America
in 2006
Rank in the
US in 2005
Factor
Category
Rank outside
North America
in 2006
Rank outside
the US in 2005
1
1
The training and experience I receive as a postdoc will be valuable to me in my future career.
Value of the Postdoc Experience
3
3
2
2
I have access to the books and journals I need for my research.
Quality of Facilities and Infastructure
1
1
3
4
My institution provides the equipment and supplies I need for my research.
Quality of Facilities and Infastructure
2
2
4
6
My institution provides full medical insurance for me and my family at an affordable rate.
Benefits
40
28
5
3
My principal investigator takes time to discuss the science behind the experiments and other work that I do.
Quality of Training and...