I don't know how many people will be able to help me here. I am just too much frustrated and disappointed , I don't know what to do. My problem is, I did PhD from a very well established lab in India, but unfortunately my project did not work and I just got single paper (IF~4) with 4th authorship. I can not leave India due to family reasons and really wish to pursue in research. And if I want to do Post doc in india I should have my own fellowship. Are there any people on this forum who are getting some post doc fellowship from India? I applied for one and got rejected ...please somebody help me and tell me if there is some fellowship that is not that stringent for publications.
Thanks in advance.
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Posted 23 April 2012 - 07:52 AM
Hello! Fellowships are tough without authorships and/or preliminary data. If you are so inclined, just start working in the lab as a tech (I know, not highly regarded) and publish a few papers. You might be paid as well as a post-doc being a tech and will be academically productive. When the time comes (i.e., you have some preliminary data and/or publications) apply for fellowship and do the post-doc. You might have to be completely dependent on your PI until your own wings grow and that let you fly. Best wishes!!