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April 08, 2005

Into the Jungle

For an ecologist, working in one of the most diverse ecosystems on Earth is always thrilling, and Bruna hopes his research will contribute to the area's conservation.

July 19, 2002

Club Biotech: How Students Can Make a Difference

"The club's development was very often a thrilling trial-and-error evolutionary approach, as no one involved in it had ever done anything similar before."

February 15, 2002

The Making of an Engineer

Our goal is to seek out bright students who are U.S. citizens or permanent residents entering grades 10 to 12.

October 04, 2002

Investing in Postdoctoral Research: The Frederick Gardner Cottrell Postdoctoral Enhancement Awards

"The Cottrell postdoc emphasis is new, and it is unpredictable how the program will play out."

September 08, 2000

Biomedical Balance

September 13, 2002

Climbing the Tree of Science

"Too frequently, postdoctoral fellows are treated as highly skilled and hard-working technical assistants rather than scientific minds in training."

March 28, 2003

A Story of Ones and Twos

"Sensible couples should sit down and talk about it in the same way that they talk about whether they want to have children," said McNeil, who is married to a physicist herself. "It's equally critical to their lives."

February 12, 1999

Comic: National Institutes of GSA Contracts

January 15, 1999

Fighting for Preservation of the Physician-Scientist: Solutions

May 10, 2002

Science Communication: Science’s Next Frontier

"Communication agencies are creating separate companies or groups across Canada to work exclusively on the science sector."

March 11, 2005

Careers in National Security: The Defense Intelligence Agency

Duties might include tracking and analyzing foreign weapons systems and capabilities; coding and maintaining weapon system simulations; C and C++ programming; keeping tabs on foreign threat capabilities against ground, naval, air, and space weapon systems; or maintaining contacts with counterparts elsewhere in the intelligence community and in government and industry.

September 07, 2001

Graduate Tuition Fees on the Rise--Again

The ongoing tuition increases raise the average debt load of students in this country, and they make it more difficult for students to graduate on time.

June 14, 2002

Retaining Students in Your Graduate Program

"For a mentoring relationship to work effectively, both sides have to contribute."

April 18, 2003

Return to Academia, Part 3: Rejoining the Conference Circuit

It is a good idea for early-career scientists to get more involved.

July 18, 2003

Agrochemicals: Growth Industry

Discovery research increasingly involves genomics, informatics, and screening of libraries of natural and synthetic chemicals, and the sector uses the same technologies as pharmaceutical labs do for accelerated screening.

July 04, 2003

Scar Wars

Mother Nature, it seems, has compromised aesthetics for rapid wound closure in the interests of survival of the organism.

February 01, 2002

Editing as a Scientific Career

The primary role of an editor is to act as a liaison between the author and the audience.

March 28, 2003

Die nächsten Jahre sind ungewiß

"Karriere planen, Familie gründen und miteinander leben - Nachwuchswissenschaftler wollen alles."

November 16, 2001

Chemistry in the Community

Altruistic individuals they may be, but these chemists also know that there are career development opportunities to be had through volunteering.