Grant application rejected over choice of font

Posted in Research on October 31st, 2015 by steve

UK“On the list of reasons a grant application might be rejected, most researchers would put ‘typesetting’ fairly low. Hence the amazement when Susannah Maidment, a palaeontologist at Imperial College London, announced on social media that her fellowship application had been thrown out for being in the wrong font …” (more)

[Daniel Cressey, Nature, 29 October]

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