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    September 19, 2008

    In Person: A European Career Tour, From Research to Research Management

    A science officer at the European Science Foundation describes her journey through careers and countries.

    October 17, 2008

    Special Feature: Opportunities in Synthetic Biology

    The field is still in its infancy, but synthetic biology is evolving fast and gaining support.

    October 17, 2008

    Getting Ready for Synthetic Biology

    The field is still in its infancy, but synthetic biology is evolving fast and gaining increasing support.

    October 17, 2008

    A Multidisciplinary Approach to Life

    A microbiologist, a mechanical engineer, and a chemist tell Science Careers how they ended up in synthetic biology.

    October 24, 2008

    Tooling Up: Enhance Your Job Search Online

    There's no substitute for in-person networking, but LinkedIn, the professional networking Web site, can advance your job search.

    October 24, 2008

    Social Networking Grows Up

    New resources lend a social dimension to online research and publishing tools.

    October 24, 2008

    A Toilet Technologist

    Jim McHale is a Ph.D. chemist with a postdoc from Princeton University who found a rewarding career designing toilets.

    October 31, 2008

    The Pathway to Independence Awards: Early Returns

    Pathway to Independence, NIH's new transition awards program, seems to be doing what it was designed to do: moving postdocs into faculty posts quickly.

    October 31, 2008

    The Other Life-Sciences Industry

    Medical devices and diagnostics is an underappreciated sector of the life sciences industry.

    October 31, 2008

    A Virologist with Contagious Enthusiasm

    French virologist Ali Saïb is getting praise for his research achievements, his science communication activities, and his efforts to attract a diversity of people to scientific careers.

    November 07, 2008

    The Trick to a Rewarding Career

    Throughout his professional journey, Marc Hermann has always done "Exactly What He Always Wanted to Do"

    November 07, 2008

    U.K. Visa Changes Mean Closer Scrutiny for Non-European Students

    New U.K. immigration policies, which go into effect next year, impose more rigid requirements than past policies.

    November 14, 2008

    For Physician-Scientists, Conflict-of-Interest Issues Are Complex

    Working in the clinic and at the bench means physician-scientists need to be particularly aware of conflicts of interest--and the appearance of them.

    November 14, 2008

    A Career Niche at the Interface of Academia and Industry

    Spanish biologist David Ràfols used his experience in the food industry and public technology-transfer offices to create his own open-innovation company.

    November 14, 2008

    Learning to Let Go While Trusting Your Data

    Newly independent investigators must take responsibility for ensuring the integrity of their laboratory's data even as their direct control over that data declines.

    November 21, 2008

    Special Feature: Scientists as Financial Analysts

    It may be a terrible time for the finance industry, but it might be a good time for researchers to plan for careers as financial analysts.

    November 21, 2008

    Finance's Quant(um) Mechanics

    One of the earliest "alternative" science careers, quantitative finance is now deeply embedded in the world's finance industry.

    November 21, 2008

    Analyzing Scientific Investments

    A background in science can be an advantage for analysts charged with determining the value of science-based companies

    November 28, 2008

    Tooling Up: 15 Minutes to a Better Interview

    Even for experienced interviewers, some basic rules of courtesy and etiquette are worth reviewing.

    November 28, 2008

    Young Italian Scientists Take to the Streets

    Italian scientists on short-term contracts defend their futures by protesting cuts in research funding and jobs.