Careers - Page 7


What Are Your Career Goals? And Other Questions

Bitesize Bio's Ellen Moran offers a strategy for making it through post-doc interviews.

The Next Quant

Being a data scientist is supposed to be the next cool job, and Nature Jobs offers some tips on breaking into the field.

Broad Path

The National Institutes of Health's Broadening Experiences in Scientific Training program aims to prepare students for a plethora of career paths.

Surviving the Defense

Bitesize Bio's Laura Fulford offers tips for a good thesis defense.

This Job's For You?

A career development expert advocates asking yourself a few questions before signing on the dotted line.

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.