Nature Jobs says to show you care about the work when potential employers ask you why you want to work there.
A researcher and entrepreneur writes that approaches that startups take can also help researchers identify real-world problems to study.
At Vitae, a career coach gives some pointers for tenure-track academics on the job market.
The Nature Jobs blog suggests some questions to ask at networking events when searching for a job.
A program at the University of Colorado Boulder shakes up science teaching.
Keeping to a schedule helps principal investigators keep their lab and research humming along, the Nature Jobs blog says.
A Harvard professor blogs about how a hiring committee he is on is conducting its faculty search.
At The Scientist, Muhammad Ahmed argues that postdocs need to be supported to ensure countries' scientific prowess.
At Nature Jobs, the University of Hull's Mark Lorch offers five tips to help you get your paper noticed.
PhD students or postdocs have skills that may position them well to be entrepreneurs, the Nature Jobs Blog says.
Chris Parsons at Southern Fried Science offers advice for novice manuscript reviewers.
At Quartz, Jennifer Walker discusses the little talked about issue of depression in graduate school.
More and more researchers leading labs are seeking management skills, Nature Jobs reports.
At the Chronicle of Higher Education, David Perlmutter offers ways to gauge whether an academic department is not the place for you.
A former Tufts provost argues that tenure is what keeps US universities strong.
An industrial postdoc has both academic and industry features, Nature Jobs says.
There are an increasing number of job opportunities for genetic counselors, Nature Jobs reports.
At Nature Jobs, Lauren Emily Wright, a postdoc at the University of Padua, writes that time away from the lab can enrich researchers.
A foundation grant director writes at Nature Jobs that applicants should explain their budget requests well.
New faculty members need to allocate their startup funds wisely, and asking around for advice and discarded equipment helps stretch the budget.
In a pair of blog posts, Nature Jobs looks at both the employer's and the job candidate's perspective of filling a faculty position.
If you're looking to make a career change, Nature Jobs notes that's the time to refresh your soft and hard skills — strategically.
A proposed change to labor regulations has some thinking that postdocs may get overtime pay or a raise.
Thomas Magaldi, a career services administrator at the Sloan Kettering Institute, describes how he found that career path at Nature Jobs.
At Bitesize Bio, Dhivya Kumar shares tips for figuring out your post-grad school career move.
NPR reports that government and private insurers are being slow to cover recently approved CAR-T cell therapies.
With H3Africa, Charles Rotimi has been working to bolster the representation of African participants and African researchers in genomics, Newsweek reports.
CNBC reports that there are thousands of genetic tests available for consumers to chose between.
In Nature this week: genomic analysis of ducks, whole-genome doubling among tumor samples, and more.