Consider a PSM

Writing in Nature Biotechnology, the University of Kentucky's Nathan Vanderford outlines the scope of professional science master's — or PSM — programs, and canvasses career options for PSM graduates. "Although some can obtain alternative career positions without completing additional education beyond their PhD, others are struggling to find employment because — from the standpoint of potential employers — they lack relevant education or training," Vanderford says.

To read the full story....

Register for Free.

...and receive Daily News bulletins.

Already have an account?
Login Now.

The Associated Press reports that the US government wasted $341,000 on travel by former Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price.

Women who post YouTube science videos get more critical comments and more comments about their appearance than male video hosts, the New York Times reports.

The Wall Street Journal writes that participating in genetic research brings up the specter of past research ethics lapses for some African Americans.

In PLOS this week: sequences influencing yeast prion aggregation or degradation, dengue virus genetic variants affect transmission dynamics, and more.