Ah, if only Canada wasn’t currently governed by the science hating conservatives. This would be a great time to reverse the brain drain and bring a lot of top Canadian talent home, or even to bring in a lot of American and International researchers. Alas, the odds of the conservatives increasing science funding is pretty slim. Mostly, they’ve been busy trying to silence the scientists that are already here.
Anyhow, this is a sobering look at what’s happening in academia in the states: