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    March 26, 1999

    In Praise of the Sherpa: Moving From Follower to Leader in Your Career

    PREVIOUS COLUMNS I have just finished the book Into Thin Air by Jon Krakauer, a harrowing account of a disastrous...
    September 03, 2005


    May 09, 2003

    Bringing Your Research Closer to People

    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!

    August 03, 2001

    Meeting the Needs of Developing Countries

    "Infectious diseases are the world's leading cause of death, killing at least 17 million people every year."

    July 05, 2002

    Out of the Ordinary

    "I had to go through some hard experiences caused by the conservative structures of the teacher-education system in Bavaria."

    November 02, 2001

    Superior Supervision

    Asked to list the most important areas for supervisor training, both supervisors and students placed the supervisor-student relationship as the top priority.

    December 06, 2002

    A Year in Texas

    As life in the laboratory is different, so is life outside the lab.

    October 13, 2000

    Rediscovering the Joy of Science

    April 25, 2003

    Probing for Answers

    "Postdoctoral researchers at the BRC continue on to a wide variety of careers."

    March 11, 2005

    Straight Out of Science Fiction

    If successful, Jackson’s current mission of developing a more secure method of transferring information using a single photon would revolutionize information technology.

    September 21, 2001

    Tissue Engineering: A Growth Area

    With an ageing population there is expanding demand for tissue engineered products, which in turn will lead to a new, high-tech industry sector.

    February 22, 2002

    Educated Woman: The Grad School Adventures of Micella Phoenix DeWhyse--Chapter 2: What a Difference a Day Makes

    Fall semester was rough. Not always because the demands of those five classes got me down--but mostly because my social life SUCKS.

    February 21, 2003

    Global Collaboration Boosts Scientific Innovation

    "... the collaboration will involve substantial academic exchange and there will be a free flow of staff and students."

    September 13, 2002

    Postdoctoral Training: a European Perspective

    "From the point of view of the host laboratory, postdocs are very often considered to be cheap and easy-to-get labour."

    October 26, 2001

    Patent Agency as a Career: A Well-Kept Secret

    I believe that the profession of patent agency is one of the best-kept secrets in the world of science.

    September 17, 2004

    A Toolkit of Transferable Skills for Postdocs

    We can look at things in a fresh way. ... Originality of thought is our greatest unsung quality.

    May 31, 2002

    Shades of Gray

    "In the case study, a breakdown of communication is making a sticky situation even worse."

    December 02, 2005

    STEPping Up the Production of U.S. Scientists

    The bill allowed NSF to develop a new program to increase the number of U.S. citizens and permanent residents with undergraduate degrees in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM).

    July 16, 2004

    U.K. Government Promises to Shore Up Britain's Science Base

    To bolster the research workforce, the government is promising larger grants for trainee science teachers and doctoral students as well as improved salaries for science teachers and postdocs.

    October 29, 1999