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    May 07, 2004

    Leah Parks Upshaw

    May 12, 2006

    Analysing Corporations ... and the Cosmos

    "I still need to worry about money," says Graham Smith. The difference now is that he does not have to bring in money because of profit targets but "because of my curiosity about how the universe works. That's a very different motivation."

    April 21, 2014

    Lab Management Courses: Becoming a Trainer

    A small but growing number of scientists are training others in the hard and soft skills of managing a laboratory.

    September 09, 2013

    Exploring (and Creating) Opportunities

    Mike Herd, a self-educated petroleum engineer, is now the head of a technology incubator.

    August 03, 2007

    Beyond CSI: Environmental Forensics Picks Up in Europe

    Environmental forensics is an established discipline in North America, but in the United Kingdom and Europe, the field has emerged more slowly. It's gaining speed, however.

    August 08, 2008

    In the Geosciences, Business Is Booming

    Flat federal funding means tight times in academia, but jobs abound in the petroleum, mining, and environmental consulting industries.

    April 22, 2005

    Across the Road from the Ivory Tower

    "I remember being a student in the lab, and a sales guy came to show software and I thought that I never want to be that guy. Then I became that guy, and I found that it matured me scientifically." - Chris Williams, Principal Scientist, Chemical Computing Group.

    August 08, 2008

    Hydrogeologists Tap into Demand for an Irreplaceable Resource

    "Water problems are not going away." -Richelle Allen-King, University at Buffalo

    November 12, 2004

    Academic Spinoff: SunPower

    Solar power may have fallen quickly out of public view, but Richard Swanson remained intrigued by the challenge.

    December 28, 2012

    Science Careers 2012: The Year's Best Stories

    The best and most popular stories of 2012, as chosen by readers and editors.

    June 17, 2013

    Making Evidence-Based Career Decisions

    myIDP helps you cut through hearsay and conjecture and base your career choices on solid data and professional experience.

    May 04, 2012

    Translational Volcanology

    There is still a gap between modeling-based predictions and deciding when to evacuate a city.

    February 26, 2014

    Establishing a Sustainable Career by Breaking the Academic Mold

    Environmental scientist Alex Hope is determined to have an academic career on his own terms.

    May 13, 2014

    Becoming a Catalyst for Greater Diversity in Science

    Having overcome negative assumptions about his own academic capabilities, today Mark Richards broadens opportunities for students of all backgrounds.

    August 11, 2014

    To get noticed, boost your CV

    There's no point in actively trying to get headhunted, but that doesn't mean you can't try to develop the qualities that people who do get recruited possess.

    January 20, 2006

    The Job Market in UK Astronomy

    By age 40, a mere 20% of astronomy PhDs have astronomy faculty jobs at universities (or scientific positions at observatories) in country …

    March 11, 2005

    A Scientist as a Knowledge Agent

    Lewis, who trained as a geoscientist to doctoral level, describes her work at Dstl as 'research, but a different kind of research.'

    November 22, 2002

    Space-Age Farming

    Remote-sensing technologies are changing agricultural production, and career opportunities are exploding.

    April 09, 2013

    How Interactive Peer Review Works

    Science Careers looks at the pros and cons for young scientists to take part in interactive peer review processes both as authors and reviewers.
     

    August 14, 2014

    New initiatives offer child-care solutions to traveling scientists

    Some professional societies, funders, and institutions are seeking solutions to the conference child-care problem.

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