- Early in your career marks are very important
- Later publication become most important.
The basic question each assessor asks is "Will this student make a good
scientist?" Your job is to convince the assessor that you are worth spending money
The selection criteria used
by NSERC referees
Take home message.
- If your marks are low, take heart. Work on churning out the papers.
- If your marks are high, don't sit back. Work on churning out the papers. In a few years
marks become unimportant.