STEMskiller: Skill Set Map for Mentors of Early Career Researchers

CAREER MANAGEMENT: Placement and job searching/seeking

[Academic positions]

Salary negotiation


Early career researchers may not have held jobs in which they need to negotiate salaries and other benefits, if these are not provided during the hiring process. 

Useful resources on Salary negotiation:

Hoover, M. (2013). Negotiating job offers. The Florida State University Career Center.

Four-page handout including all aspects of the job offer process, including Factors That May Be Negotiated, Making the Right Decision, Negotiating the Offer, and The Final Step: Put it in Writing.

University of Michigan Student Affairs Career Center. (2020). Evaluating and Negotiating Offers.

Includes: Evaluating the Offer, Salary Research Tools, Requesting an Offer Deadline Extension, Implications of Backing Out of an Offer already Accepted, Should You Negotiate?, and Negotiation Tactics. 

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Last Updated: October 28, 2021


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