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The 2015 ‘Dance Your Ph.D.’ winning videos feature thesis work on cellular interactions with tropoelastin, policy networks, and more.
After a false start in medical school, Deniz Kirik made his way into translational research.
Issues and Perspectives
Career incentives stop many researchers from pursuing risky projects
Career progression no longer follows a single vertical trajectory, our columnist explains
A faculty member in an unconventional “team-track” position describes why she loves it, despite the challenges
When he was a graduate student at MIT, Carl Brozek used comments from students and administrators to create a list of best practices for the adviser-advisee relationship, and learned valuable skills during the process.
Issues and Perspectives
A new European Research Council report offers a snapshot of the areas of frontier research it funds.
The firms landing at the top of the 2015 Science Careers Top Employers Survey harness innovation and create workplaces that recruit the brightest scientific minds.
A partner’s job can be “a glass fence,” limiting women’s ability to work internationally, study finds
Our columnist explains why he stopped including jokes in his talks—and why he’s now trying to start again
Our columnist advises interviewees to express the emotions driving their career choices
Hear advice from scientists and engineers who have worked in private and public companies and transitioned back into academia.
Recent cases of H-1B visa abuse in academe could indicate a growing trend
Central China is a growing hub for researchers and tech companies to launch exciting projects in science and engineering.
Postdocs funded by National Research Service Awards subject to “payback” requirement
Evidence-based teaching strategies are changing how some faculty shape their courses.
North Carolina universities sued for agreement to not hire each other’s employees
Switching fields midstream requires thoughtful analysis, research, and due diligence. Hear advice from researchers who have made the transition.
Safety will be prioritized if funding depends on it, Naveen Sangji argued at the American Chemical Society’s annual meeting.
Katie L. Burke, associate editor at the American Scientist, offers advice about writing for a general audience.