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Uncertainty and Productivity

Researchers investigate the effects of career uncertainty on scientists' production.

A Different DTC

Nature discusses the rise of doctoral training centers in the UK.

The Many Costs

Graduate school incurs a variety of costs, Chemjobber notes.

Start Reviewing

An editor says it's important to begin writing review articles early on.

Places Postdocs Thrive

The Scientist presents its account of the best spots for postdocs.

Down with Dry Writing

In Science Careers, Adam Ruben asks why scientists don't write 'interesting, dynamic stories.'

Completeness Is Key

A blogger shares tips for job seekers to re-tool their LinkedIn profiles.

The Family Factor

American Scientist magazine proposes how academia might overcome issues that arise "when scientists choose motherhood."

Program Aims to Boost Local Biotech

The Arizona Republic reports on a new ASU program that could benefit local biotech.

HHMI Will Appoint Up to 30 New Biomedical Researchers Through a New National Competition

The Howard Hughes Medical Institute today announced a new national competition, representing a nearly $200 million-investment in basic biomedical research. [More.]

US Universities Hold Strong

Institutions in the US landed 30 spots on THE's top 50 list of universities by reputation.

Extended Employment

While academics delay their retirements, universities increasingly seek contractual, non-tenure-track faculty.

Peer Review for Beginners

A researcher shares tips for young scientists taking on their first peer review assignment.