Your have first, last names, and the name of institution where these people were completing their PhDs. You need to find whether they are working in academia, i.e. to find their current position and affiliation (if academia), or just indicate that person

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Background: I am studying the careers of young female scientists in

the US, with a particular focus on chemistry. An early result of that

research is that female PhD students who had a female advisor are

twice more likely to engage into careers in academia than female PhD

students with male advisors. Now I am trying to validate that finding

by constructing a better measure of academic careers

Work: I need someone to look up names of around 700 female students

who graduated from US PhD programs and check/code whether they are

still in academia.


Enter the first and last name of the student in google search

(possibly in combination with the university where she graduated from)

and look at the first page of results

If the person appears to have an appointment in academia (university,

research institute), report the university/institution and the


If the person appears to be in industry or any other non-academic

position, just indicate '1' in the column "found but not in academia")

If the person is not found, just indicate '1' in the column "not found"

Note: don't spend more that 2-3 minutes on any given name.

I am paying 5 Euro for finding 100 people. We can additionally discuss it if you want.

So, it is possible to do part of the task. I need the task to be done till October, 16.

I will send a file to the person, who will be interested in.

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