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    October 25, 2002

    Private Universities: Better Than the Rest?

    "In their report, the jury assessed the performance of several private colleges as no more than mediocre."

    November 15, 2002

    Ethical Issues In Research, Part II: Ethical Questions Raised By New Cell Technology

    It is highly unlikely that concerns about cell technologies will win the day. The rewards for commerce and the promise of therapeutic advantages will surely drive research on.

    August 11, 2000

    How Not to Kill a Grant Application, Part 6: Developing Your Research Plan

    March 10, 2000

    The Old Ways Don't Work Today

    September 02, 2005

    Getting a Permanent Position, and a Chair of Excellence, in France

    France is unusual in that finding a position doesn't necessarily mean finding employment.

    May 16, 2003

    Ten Traits of the Job-Search Rebel

    "Scientists coming from academia will rapidly separate themselves into two camps: those who take the advice of their mentors and proceed cautiously, and those who use their internal motivation, creativity, and a lot of hours to tear up the track."

    November 24, 2000

    Signs of Intelligible Life

    October 04, 2002

    A Scientist on the Dark Side

    "As is the case for most scientists who find a way into business--a.k.a. the dark side--there was nothing traditional about my path."

    October 07, 2005

    What a Difference 10 Years Makes

    Some of the most important lessons only happen when scientists take their newly honed skills out into the job market.

    February 28, 2003

    Return to Academia, Part 2: Teaching and Research

    "Conducting research is like riding a bike--once you learn how to do it, you never really forget!"

    August 12, 2005

    Learning from Disasters

    If you have initiative and energy," advises Kelman, "and are willing to commit to helping people and society, please grasp the opportunities. We need more people.

    October 24, 2003

    Canadian Bacon: Straight Goods on the MD/PhD Program Experience From a Student's Perspective

    "... although a lengthy and challenging route, an MD/PhD program is an excellent investment that opens many doors, ultimately allowing a student to pursue a research-intensive track of residency and postdoctoral training in a specialty or discipline of their choice, leaving one well poised to partake in a medical revolution."

    February 01, 2002

    The Editors' World: Back to the Books

    Any journal editorial job involves reading and thinking about a very wide range of scientific topics, far broader than for most researchers.

    June 07, 2002

    Directing Natural Product Research in Singapore: An Expatriate’s Experience

    "Research in Singapore will expand, with an ever-increasing number of new companies and institutes. Coupled with the expansion of many existing employers, this provides real opportunities for top-quality research and career advancement."

    June 01, 2001

    A Curator in the New Millenium

    December 07, 2001

    Careers in Science Broadcasting: Leading a Double Life as a Scientist/Journalist

    So, 2 years and some 70-odd clips later, do I intend to hang up my lab coat full-time and be a journalist? On the contrary--writing is my favorite pastime, but then so is science.

    November 30, 2001

    Under One Roof, Part 4: Biotech in the Prairies

    Saskatchewan and Alberta are rising to the forefront in another area of Canadian strength: biotech.

    October 06, 2000

    Ask Sir Robert Part I

    September 21, 2001

    Hochschulrankings als Entscheidungshilfe

    Die beste Hochschule für alle Studienanfänger gibt es nicht.