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Balancing the Unbalanced

Bitesize Bio examines the dearth of women in top academia positions.

More Degrees, But Not More Jobs

More women are earning science and engineering degrees, but still do not make up the same percentage of the workforce.

More PhD Slots

University of California, San Diego, may add a number of new PhD students, especially in science and engineering.

On the List

An anonymous scientist writes in The Guardian about gender bias.

Stress, What Stress?

A top 10 list at Forbes says that university professor is one of the least stressful jobs for 2013.

Reaching Out

A Bristol researcher argues that researchers should get involved in outreach to bolster their own careers and to inspire others.

A Quiet Interest in Hobbies

Scientist and comedian Adam Ruben discusses how scientists' hobbies are perceived.

And a Job When You're Done?

More than 60 percent of people who earned a science and engineering PhD in 2011 had a job or postdoc lined up for after graduation.

Got Questions on K Awards? NIGMS Has Answers

NIGMS answers common questions about the career development awards that it supports.

The Crossroads

A blogger offers a guide for determining whether grad school is right for you.

A Difference in Numbers

A new report finds that, at higher levels, men outnumber women at Canadian universities.

Giving a Good Talk

To persuade, talks should disarm listeners and tell a story.

Female Mentors Needed

A scientist writes that more female scientists should consider being mentors.