NHGRI profiles Pathway to Independence Award winners it supports.
In a Webcast, NIH OER addressed 'what grantees need to know about the revised FCOI regulations.'
FierceBiotech presents its 2011 Women in Biotech picks.
The Chronicle of Higher Education discusses negotiating tactics for women in academia.
One blogger says STEM attrition in higher ed is not all bad news.
Readers react to a Science Careers article discussing issues related to STEM careers.
A blogger debates the merits of staying at one institution versus moving, both before and after earning a PhD.
An essayist wonders why some grad students seem 'incapable of hearing' about poor job prospects in academia.
According to the National Science Foundation, the number of doctorates awarded in the US declined in 2010, though the biological sciences saw an increase in awarded doctorates. [More.]
The New York Times examines why biology is the field of choice among most women in the STEM areas.
A blogger outlines 'five reasons why your child won't be a scientist.'
A new Leadership Foundation for Higher Education-commissioned survey suggests some professors don't live up to their role as advisors.
A blogger reflects on setbacks he experienced as a bench scientist in order to be a more understanding PI.