Research with precarity in precarious times

Jess Harris, Nerida Spina, Kathleen Smithers

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Working as a researcher who is employed on contract – whether casual or fixed-term, full-time, part-time, or patched together by multiple commitments – has always been precarious. Together, the three authors of this article have over 25 years of experience working on research contracts, some for as few as 30 hours while others have extended over several years – and we recognise that we have been incredibly lucky.
Original languageEnglish
Specialist publicationSentry Magazine
Publication statusPublished - 2020


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