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September 06, 2002

Agents for Change

June 03, 2005

Starting up a Start-up in the U.K. Part 1: The Ground Work

Ultimately, the success of the venture depends on the enthusiasm of the inventor. However, the tech transfer office plays a big role; a skilled, hard-working expert can be a huge advantage.

October 17, 2003

From Bench to BMBF

How do you become the personal advisor of a science minister? One cannot plan it; one can only seize the opportunity if it presents itself.

August 25, 2006

Professional Doctorates in Engineering

Like other professional doctorates, Eng.D.s combine an applied research project, usually in industry, with courses that are directly relevant to the candidate's profession.

February 06, 2004

So It's a Small World--So What?

July 11, 2003

Take the Initiative

Due to the high volume of questions received, the CareerDoctor cannot answer all queries on an individual basis. Look for an answer to your question published in this column soon! Thank you!

April 26, 2002

French Science: Storming the Bastille

Several new programs are helping young scientists achieve unprecedented levels of independence in France--although revolutionary change in the "mandarin system" of powerful lab chiefs may be a long way off

February 03, 2006

A Better Recognition of Foreign Diplomas in Spain

The new law and recent experiences gives hope to scientists who have been struggling in the past.

March 02, 2001

Underrepresented Minorities in Science: In a Majority, Minority Experience

June 27, 2003

Pigeonholed

Due to the high volume of questions received, the CareerDoctor cannot answer all queries on an individual basis. Look for an answer to your question published in this column soon! Thank you!

December 01, 2006

Navigating the Stem-Cell Research Maze

The liberal policies in some countries and the wealth of cross-cultural collaborations have made Europe a good destination for researchers to train in human embryonic stem cell research.

October 10, 2003

Science Advisors Part 2: Getting On

"Without the mistakes I probably wouldn't have learnt some valuable lessons."

January 19, 2007

Mastering Your Ph.D.: Group Dynamics

A little competitiveness can be an excellent thing, but too much can produce an environment that's unhealthy for science--and scientists.

March 22, 2013

In the Global Competition for Smart Minds, Germany Grows Its Catch

With good long-term funding prospects and attractive salaries, Germany has become a major contender in the global competition among nations to draw in top talent.

February 16, 2007

Mastering Your PhD: Dealing with Setbacks

Your best weapon is focused, methodical, patient effort.

March 09, 2007

Italian Research Shakeup Pending

The minister's aim is to create an employment structure in the universities with a much larger base of younger, early-career scientists.

October 19, 2007

Reality Check: U.K. Report Reveals Variety of Career Paths for Ph.D.s

"The market [for science Ph.D.s] is enormous and the options are huge." --Paul Redmond, University of Liverpool

January 04, 2008

Belgian Scientist Shares Her Struggles to the Top

"I emerged as a stronger and healthier person from my depression. My experience of the world is now more intense and full." - Christine Van Broeckhoven

February 08, 2008

Mentoring Opposites

Sander van Zuijlen and Hester Bijl turned their differences into strengths as they moved from student and mentor to scientific collaborators.

April 11, 2008

The Truth About Gen Y

If millennials and their employers can manage to smooth the way, say experts, we can expect great things from Gen Y.

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