New statistics show the most research-intensive group is postgraduate research students. So, they want to be paid for it. According to ABS figures released last week, 57 per cent of hours spent on research in Australia are performed by postgraduate students. By contrast, just 30.5 per cent of research hours are contributed by academic staff, and other staff contribute 12.3 per cent.
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