Crystal maze

July 26, 1996

At a time when any job advertisement results in a flood of applications, has Edinburgh University's department of geology and geophysics found a new way of speeding up the selection process? It is advertising for a research fellow in an advertisement which begins: "The Resolution of the MT Method - are crystal conductors thick or thin?" Presumably the first correct answer out of the envelope wins the two-and-a-half-year contract.

Please login or register to read this article.

Register to continue

Get a month's unlimited access to THE content online. Just register and complete your career summary.

Registration is free and only takes a moment. Once registered you can read a total of 3 articles each month, plus:

  • Sign up for the editor's highlights
  • Receive World University Rankings news first
  • Get job alerts, shortlist jobs and save job searches
  • Participate in reader discussions and post comments

Have your say

Log in or register to post comments