[Coral-List] On submission length and conciseness

David M. Lawrence dave at fuzzo.com
Mon Oct 22 19:10:56 EDT 2012

I feel excluded when I see job announcements for EU residents only.  
Nevertheless, I'd rather those eligible to apply get the opportunity to 
see them.


On 10/22/2012 5:29 PM, GJ wrote:
> I don't mind the job ads (easily clicked away). I do mind local job announcements; e.g. for US citizens only (makes me feel excluded). This is an international list with thousands of recipients all around the globe. It would be nice if everyone bears the audience in mind.
> Warm wishes, GJ
> PS As concise as I could make it :-)
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: coral-list-bounces at coral.aoml.noaa.gov [mailto:coral-list-bounces at coral.aoml.noaa.gov] On Behalf Of Eugene Shinn
> Sent: maandag 22 oktober 2012 18:10
> To: coral-list at coral.aoml.noaa.gov
> Subject: [Coral-List] On submission length and conciseness
> I noted that the long advertisement, "Biology Instructor position at FIU" never mentioned coral or coral reefs once! Shouldn't we cut down on the excessive use of the list for job announcements?...especially those not associated with coral reefs. Gene

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