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'Enough of costly advisory committees,' say two bloggers, outlining their suggestions for keeping women in science.
Bloggers comment on a recent Washington Post article reporting on a job shortage for bench scientists.
Nine early-career researchers, including some who are working in genomics, are being awarded a total of $675,000 from DuPont through the company's Young Professor program. [More.]
A blogger suggests grant applicants speak with program officers other than their own.
Through a new initiative, the funding organization is soliciting ideas from biomedical researchers for video games based on their doctoral work. [More.]
The San Diego Union-Tribune this week profiles seven local female scientists.
While the US calls for more PhD scientists, many still struggle to find jobs in their chosen fields.
A blogger discusses the pros and cons of academic directorships.
Failing to read up on a lab's current work before interviewing there is a definite no-no, a blogger says.
When it comes to exit interviews and resignation letters, one blogger says it's best not to say more than is necessary.
Been a while since your last résumé update? The American Chemical Society has tips.
The University of Birmingham has withdrawn its advertisement for an unpaid research position after critics voiced concern.
A blogger shares tips for making the transition from academia to industry. Bottom line? Separate personal from professional.