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March 12, 2004

Getting a Grip on the Chaos

"Dare to throw things away: What you have not needed for months, you will probably never need again."

April 02, 2004

University Research Administration: Benefits, Not Bureaucracy

The most rewarding part of my day is working with faculty members to identify research-funding strategies and hearing about the diversity and richness of York University's research faculty.

July 19, 2002

Get Some Help! Part 2: Making Best Use of Your Extra Pairs of Hands

"Stress the need for accurate recording of the outcomes, as well as the importance of labelling which sample is which."

July 25, 2003

Educated Woman: The Grad School Adventures of Micella Phoenix DeWhyse--Chapter 18: Elephant Eating, 101

You learn to eat the elephant one bite at a time and not try swallowing it whole.

February 06, 2004

Seeing the Forest for the Trees

"I have always had an interest in trying to apply my mathematics to help mankind as best I could." --Abdul-Aziz Yakubu

June 04, 2004

El Niño, Science, and Politics

As a black man in South Africa, Philander had to cope with apartheid's brutal white-supremacist system on his path to becoming a scientist.

September 25, 2013

Rich Scientist, Poor Scientist

Adam's old grad school lab appears to have fallen victim to the same budget cuts that are killing science around the country.

November 19, 2010

Responsible Conduct of Research for Junior Researchers

In science, you have to be careful to be ethical.

March 16, 2001

Science in the USA: Postdoc Experience at Rockefeller

December 10, 2004

Academic Scientists at Work: The Job Talk

You need to tell an intriguing story about your research. Everyone in the audience has to understand it, each at a level appropriate to them.

September 25, 2009

Public-Private Partnerships: A Recipe For Success?

The global financial crisis has beaten down science budgets everywhere. So it's no surprise that science-spending forecasts for Europe are grim.

March 23, 2007

A Question of Balance

"I produce 10 data points that completely undermine what everybody thinks they know about the archaeological record here. It was really important and really interesting, and almost nobody believed me." -Joan Brenner Coltrain

September 18, 2009

Pushing the Regulatory Agenda on Adult Stem Cells

María Pascual has influenced European policy from her perch in regulatory affairs at an adult stem cell drug development company in Spain.

August 02, 2002

Educated Woman: The Grad School Adventures of Micella Phoenix DeWhyse--Chapter 7: Confidence Crisis

"At first, I didn’t tell anyone. I faked the funk. I didn’t want their pity. I didn’t want them saying, 'well I’m so sorry,' while thinking, 'glad it wasn’t me.'"

February 27, 1998

Self-Assessment Exercises: A GRE for Your Ego and Superego

August 23, 2002

Project Management in an Uncertain Environment

"Plans are useless, but planning is indispensable." --Dwight Eisenhower

January 21, 2005

Uncovering the Situation of PhD Students in Germany

An excellent doctoral education should not be left to chance.

June 30, 2000

Lab Rage: Dealing With Personality Conflicts

January 09, 2004

Ask Kathie: The Meaning of Success

Live each day to the fullest.