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August 22, 2008

A Comfortable Retirement

"When I retire, I'm going to have to go around to many places with my hat in hand to collect a little bit here and a little bit there." --Dagmar Meyer, Marie Curie Actions program

August 22, 2008

Science Careers Poll Results: A Realistic Readership

September 05, 2008

Fitting the Job Market to a T

Former postdoc-activist Laure Haak has learned firsthand why, despite an abundance of impeccably trained postdocs, good help in industry is hard to find.

September 05, 2008


When protons start colliding next month at CERN's Large Hadron Collider, Turkish particle physicist Bilge Demirköz will make sure physicists see what happens.

September 12, 2008

Your Research in the Headlines: Dealing With the Media

Talking to journalists for the first time is often a sink-or-swim experience, but preparation can improve the odds that your scientific work is disseminated accurately to the public.

September 12, 2008

Team Science and the Diversity Advantage

Do acculturation experiences give scientists from atypical backgrounds an
advantage in an era of team science?

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 10, 2008

Maximizing Productivity and Recognition, Part 3: Developing a Research Plan

To set your research on a clear, well-considered course, you need a thoughtfully conceived but flexible research plan.

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.