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January 05, 2007

Special Feature: Particle Astrophysics Careers

January 05, 2007

Catching Some Cosmic Rays

We are finding that we are beginning to constrain some of our understandings and exclude some possibilities.

January 05, 2007

What You Need to Know About Electronic R01 Submissions

Because your career may depend on the outcome of these applications, it's a good idea to learn the details of the process.

January 12, 2007

Opportunities: Insubordination

The culmination of the Ph.D. is supposed to be the creation of an independent and self-sufficient scientist who can continue to contribute to the scientific enterprise.

January 12, 2007

Getting Ready for Electronic R01 Submissions

An important part of all the universities' preparations is getting their research faculty ready for the change.

January 19, 2007

Dealing With Deception

"I think it becomes more difficult [to cheat] when the student knows what the professor knows and the professor knows what the student knows." --Adil Shamoo

January 19, 2007

Résumé Rocket Science 2007

I’ll take a good résumé or CV over a perfect one any day of the week because the good one can be done in a short time, allowing plenty of time for networking -- indisputably the single most important step in a job search -- whereas writing the perfect document could take you (and your CV or résumé) out of circulation for months.

January 26, 2007

Educated Woman, Postdoc Edition: New Year, New Life, New Start

I’ve stopped wallowing in the “I feel so alone!” pity party I subjected myself to for the first month or two.

January 26, 2007

Returning to Academia

"I like the fact that I'm steering my own ship in terms of research. I feel like an entrepreneur." --Lance Silverman

February 02, 2007

Contemptuous Irresolution

"In the current environment, any increase is welcome." --Dave Moore, AAMC

February 02, 2007

Working at National Labs: Oak Ridge

"There is no doubt that having these kinds of unique tools available and having the strong multidisciplinary environment that allows for interaction gives us a lot of advantage to better understand science," says Jeff Blackmon, physics division, ORNL.

February 09, 2007

From Greener Production to Carbon Trading: Sustainable Energy Careers

Science magazine's special section on sustainability and energy is also found online.

February 09, 2007

Covering the Planet With Solar Panels

I'm probably going to evolve as I move along the path of that photon.

February 09, 2007

Bringing Remote, Intermittent Energy Sources Into Line

"We really value equally the technical ability of the candidate and their interpersonal leadership skills." - Vlatko Vlatkovic

February 16, 2007

Tooling Up: Employment Due Diligence

The cost of accepting a dead-end job, or working for a bad boss or an employer that isn't going anywhere, can be enormous.

February 16, 2007

Opportunities: A Day in the Life

He knew his invention would not have the impact it could have unless he led its introduction into the commercial market.

February 23, 2007

Young Researchers Face NASA Budget Realities

"Because opportunities are so few and far between, we are in fact sacrificing the future to pay for the present." --Lennard Fisk, space science professor, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.

February 23, 2007

Educated Woman, Postdoc Edition--Chapter 2: Palpable Neurosis

You don't know what you're getting into until you're in it; even now, I'm not so sure what I'm in.

March 02, 2007

Priming the Mind

"I thought, if these people are saying they can go to these places, maybe I can too." -- Lawrence Williams

March 02, 2007

Making the Leap to Independence

"Those who succeed are well-grounded people who have seen success and believe they can do it too. They are not the type of people who worry too much or are easily intimidated," says Virginia Tech professor Michael Hochella.

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