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    April 04, 2003

    The Particle Detective

    I have been able to stay in touch with fundamental physics, while at the same time getting my hands dirty with real experimental equipment.

    January 03, 2003

    On the Horns of a Dilemma

    With the enormity of the academic option weighing me down, I find myself turning towards industry instead.

    September 17, 2004

    Careers in research: the new monasticism

    "I have watched many forced out of the work they love into jobs in which the major consolation is that "at least it provides a career structure."

    July 18, 2003

    Photonics--A Technological Revolution

    Despite the recent downturn in the economy, the future looks bright for photonics researchers.

    June 28, 2002

    Educated Woman: The Grad School Adventures of Micella Phoenix DeWhyse--Chapter 6: Cheating, Betrayal, Denial, and Lies

    "Integrity and honesty are the foundations upon which scientific inquiry and discovery are built. Trust allows us to believe what others have done and to use the results of others to drive our own research."

    September 03, 2004

    Strengthening Research Capacity in the Developing World

    "I like to think of my work as building systems and networks to support researchers, in the same ways that my many mentors helped me at all stages of my educational and professional career."

    November 18, 2005

    Industry Insider: The European Steel Industry, a Phoenix Rising from the Ashes

    Once they are in, young employees often state how surprised they are at how high tech, innovative, and environmentally-friendly today's steel industry is.

    August 18, 2006

    Tooling Up: Are You Management Material?

    Although it is true that some people use an early MBA as a launching pad, many others claim that the degree, without work experience behind it, only makes the job search more difficult.

    October 15, 2004

    An Open Letter to Administrators and Faculty

    Recognize that your students are there to get a degree, first and foremost, but realize that they can contribute to your community.

    September 13, 2002

    Science and Technology in Pakistan: The Way Forward

    "Only when we have high-quality basic research in various fields and can work at the cutting edge of knowledge will we have the capacity to absorb frontier technologies and adapt them for our use."

    October 27, 2006

    Walking the Pharmacogenomic Tightrope

    “What most pharma look to me for is my 10 years of experience in pharmacogenomic clinical drug trial design and result interpretation,” says Judes Poirier, director of McGill University’s Centre for Studies in Aging.

    June 20, 2003

    Psychometric Testing on Interview Day

    Things went along OK for a time until he started showing me some of those ink-blot pictures and doing word associations. "Too weird," I thought.

    January 23, 2004

    A Catalan Adventure

    "I recommend looking for additional possibilities in your host city to develop your skills. Later you may not find time, nor have the money, to do that."

    August 03, 2001

    National Poll Reveals Progress and Differences

    "The key phrase is
    in transition. Some institutions are further along in formalizing services than others."

    May 02, 2003

    What Does It Take for Women to Stay in Academic Chemistry?

    It may not be a pure coincidence that the two most women-friendly departments in the study were led by young heads who were themselves half of a dual-career couple with children.

    February 06, 2004

    Tips on Graduate School Politics: Politics & Observations

    E-mail your questions for Dr. Clemmons to
    msnadvice@aaas.org.

    June 17, 2005

    Rising Canadian Stars win Cottrell Scholar Awards

    "It's our way to articulate not only the importance of integration of teaching and research but also to communicate that the Canadian community is really making great strides in science education as well as in scientific research," explains James Gentile, President of Research Corporation.

    December 20, 2002

    Postdocs and the Law, Part 3--Are Postdocs Employees?

    "Federal policy … must decide on a single classification for postdocs because in reality they [all] do the same work." --Trevor Penning

    September 09, 2005

    More Commercial Awareness for the European Biotech Industry

    Young scientists have to be willing to learn about the commercialisation of new products and the related market if they are to play an important role in developing European biotech into a more mature industry.

    August 24, 2001

    Financing Medical School; Grants for Foreign Nationals

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

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