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    March 06, 2009

    Shovel-Ready Science

    How the stimulus affects the scientific labor market depends on what comes after it.

    January 08, 1999

    Regional Hot Spots in Biotech

    TOOLING UP COLUMNS One of my side interests is moderating a biotechnology career discussion on the Internet,...
    October 07, 2014

    Life inspires clinical applications

    His life partner’s illness led fundamental chemist David Smith to change his research focus.

    October 10, 2014

    Elsewhere in Science, 10 October 2014

    Is congress leaking NSF info? … more Twitter stars … Nobel Prizes … support from a congressman for young scientists … the Bionic Woman.

    December 10, 1999

    Money, Money, Money: Optimizing Your Situation in the Job Market

    TOOLING UP COLUMNS With a title like this one, this should be a popular column. After all, what is there--besides...
    April 21, 2000

    Tooling Up: The Art of Persuasion

    TOOLING UP COLUMNS How good are you at influencing those around you? Do you think that these skills of persuasion...
    October 10, 2008

    Maximizing Productivity and Recognition, Part 3: Developing a Research Plan

    To set your research on a clear, well-considered course, you need a thoughtfully conceived but flexible research plan.

    September 16, 2005

    The Real Deal vs. Well-Oiled: Who Gets the Offer?

    The preparation may be facilitated by a book, magazine article, or online career advice column, but the response itself isn't programmed. It is the result of a serious self-assessment and the advance knowledge of what typically happens in an interview.

    May 20, 2005

    Managing Your Adviser

    "You don't have to like or admire your boss, nor do you have to hate him. You do have to manage him, however, so that he becomes your resource for achievement, accomplishment, and personal success." --Peter Drucker

    September 17, 2001

    Small Mistakes With Big Consequences

    It is by reading about other people's successes and failures that you can develop a game plan for the continued management of your career.

    December 13, 2013

    Mind the Gap Year

    Students who take time off between college and graduate or professional school often have adventures and do useful things.

    Taken for Granted
    January 04, 2013

    Bordering on Confusion

    High-skill immigration reform is more complicated and contentious than it looks, an expert conference shows.

    June 29, 2012

    Will That Be Trash or Credit?

    If scientists just want to make the world a better place, why do they expend so much energy clamoring for credit?

    February 04, 2015

    The science of schmoozing

    How one geoscientist built a career using data, charisma, and connections

    March 06, 2015

    Elsewhere in Science, 6 March 2015

    Leonard Nimoy … Burkholderia pseudomallei … Roger Pielke Jr. … NCI director intends to step down.

    April 14, 2015

    You are ready for your close-up

    How to join the online science video movement

    May 07, 2015

    Treading a different track

    Scientists with a love of teaching can find satisfaction in academia without tenure.

    May 15, 2015

    Elsewhere in Science, 15 May 2015

    Polar ice … European science advisory panel … Developing new antibiotics … NSF funding … Cuba reconnects … Working Life

    May 19, 2015

    Starting a national conversation in Michigan

    A conference sponsored by the University of Michigan attracts hundreds to discuss biomedical training reform.