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November 10, 2000

Evolution of Postdoc Organizations: *Index*

February 05, 1999

Stock Market: Financial Mathematics at the University of Chicago

July 16, 2004

Japan Taps Scientists to Improve Reviews

The new procedures will cover about half of the $1.6 billion worth of competitively reviewed grants funded by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science, and Technology.

February 18, 2000

TAKING A STAND: Citizen-Scientist Guru

July 05, 2002

Web Site Review:

August 08, 2003

The CDC Toolkit

"From its inception, the Career Development Center for Postdocs and Junior Faculty (CDC) has aimed to fill this deficit by educating young researchers in the large body of nonscience knowledge that young academic scientists need to advance their careers and the research infrastructure of the United States."

November 10, 2000

Issues and Solutions: *Index*

August 23, 2002

Web Site Review: Minorities in Aquatic Sciences

"Ultimately, the MAS site is successful in providing a simple, community-oriented site for underrepresented minorities interested in aquatic sciences."

February 04, 2000

Life Sciences Training Needs Shake Up

September 10, 2004

Bioperl: Open-Source Bioinformatics Tools

"By making the code available, other people could build upon their work as opposed to having to reinvent solutions."

AAAS Meeting
February 16, 2013

The Social Responsibilities of Scientists

At the AAAS Annual Meeting in Boston on Thursday, Mark Frankel, the Director of the Scientific Responsibility, Human Rights, and Law Program at AAAS, made a case for scientists to think more deeply about their social responsibilities.

February 17, 2013

Revisiting ACS's "Improving Graduate Education" Report

At a session at the AAAS Annual Meeting, featured members of the ACS presidential committee on fixing graduate chemistry education, expounded on the report's recommendations.

March 08, 2013

Should Researchers Have More IRB Discretion?

A report issued this month by the American Association of University Professors concludes that academic researchers should have the authority to decide whether their proposed studies require review by an institutional review board. 

Taken for Granted
April 26, 2013

Canada to Scrap Points System for High-Skilled Immigration

Canada is now moving toward high-skilled immigration based on employment, according to the newsmagazine Maclean’s.

November 09, 2007

Special Feature: Laboratory Management

It's one of the weirdest aspects of scientific training: You spend years learning how to do the science, hands-on. The...
Taken for Granted
September 24, 2013

Academia's Money Troubles

According to a report, about a third of academic institutions are on precarious financial footing.

June 27, 2008

Creativity and Persistence Overcome Failure

Tony Kouzarides also has a strong commitment to asking what he calls the "right questions" and an unusual willingness to bet on his instincts.

December 05, 2008

Taken for Granted: Can Early-Career Scientists Believe in Change?

Postdocs' prospects are dimmed by the new Administration's many competing priorities and a lack of understanding at the highest levels of the scientific work-force glut.

January 30, 2009

Feet on the Ground, Head in the Sky

Spaniard Juan A. Añel has established himself quickly in atmospheric physics while still finding time for other professional activities.

March 19, 2010

Tooling Up: I'm Special, Aren't You?

Your parents may have told you that you're special, but the job market requires some humility.