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Peer Review for Beginners

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


New survey data shows that both male and female scientists are affected by issues related to work-life balance.

Anne Glover Speaks

The newly appointed European Union Science Advisor tells Au Science Magazine about her career and issues facing women in science.

Women's Stake in IP on the Up

New NWBC data shows that female entrepreneurs are earning more patents and trademarks than ever before.

'Own' It

Researchers should accept the permanence of broader impact statements, two philosophers say.

Avoid a Dissertation Disaster

A blogger shares tips on "surviving … your dissertation."

Employability, Relevance

Panelists discuss the employability and relevance of scientists in a Guardian Q&A.

A Top Job

Being a clinical laboratory technician is one of 2012's top jobs, says US News and World Report.

Outside of Academia: Jan Kieleczawa, Management

Losing his job in pharma helped Jan Kieleczawa corner a niche, launching his own sequencing service provider business. [More.]

Insider Lessons

A blogger shares paper-submission tips through the eyes of an associate journal editor.

Tech-Driven Job Growth

The Washington Post says advances in synthetic biology may provide "a solution to the unemployment puzzle."

Get Your Grant in Tip-Top Shape

'A great idea will get applicants only so far,' says Nature this week.

AAMC, NIH PI Age Data Mashup

A new video examines the 'age distribution of NIH principal investigators and medical school faculty.'