Careers - Page 8


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.

Concentrated Learning

The UK shifts toward funding doctoral training programs at a limited number of institutions.

The Gap

Women, even in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics fields, are paid less than their male counterparts.

Postdocs Away from the Bench

Sally Rockey clears up confusion regarding what postdoc activities can be supported by US National Institutes of Health grants.

Gender Divide in Scholarly Publishing

There are more women being published, but they are less likely to have a senior-author slot.

ACMG Reaches Out to YouTube Generation

The American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics is turning to YouTube to drum up interest in medical genetics careers.

The Falling Curtain

Bias, not just work-life balance, keeps women from pursuing careers in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.

Seasons Turn, and Fiscal Years End

Bloggers at National Institute of General Medical Sciences discuss how the change in the fiscal year affects NIGMS grants.