Daily Archives: May 20, 2008

Advice for the American scientist moving to Canada

I got an email from a reader asking if I have any advice for American scientists moving or considering a move to the Great White North. You bet I do! Please note that I didn’t live in Canada as a whole, I lived in Montreal, Quebec, so most of my advice will be Quebec-centric. On the other hand, I do have a fairly good idea of how life is in most of Eastern Canada so I’ll try to keep it general.

We’ll break this into three sections. Advice for life in general, advice for the new Canadian PI and advice for the Canadian Postdoc. Continue reading