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    April 28, 2006

    International Careers Report : Denmark - Building on Tradition

    May 04, 2006

    Immunology & Infectious Disease - Healthy Careers

    May 11, 2006

    California - A Sunny State of Opportunities

    May 25, 2006

    Careers in Translational Medicine - From Bench to Bedside

    June 16, 2006

    Careers in Biotech and Pharma - Where's the Heat?

    July 28, 2006

    Careers in Drug Discovery: Targeting the Mechanisms and Opportunities

    A combination of techniques—from computation to medicinal chemistry—helps scientists pick better drug targets, often because of gaining a better understanding of how diseases work. Those improvements help patients and job hunters. Instead of reducing the opportunities in this field, the increasing specificity of the drug discovery business keeps spawning new opportunities in academia and industry.

    August 04, 2006

    New England - Region of Renowned Research

    For scientists who can cope with the region's weather, New England offers a remarkable density of top research institutions, a comfortable lifestyle, and myriad opportunities to perform high quality work.

    August 25, 2006

    Careers & Graduate Programs for B.S. & M.S. Scientists: Getting the Most from a Degree

    By doing some homework ahead of time, it's possible to select a career-oriented Bachelor's or Master's degree. In fact, some of today's professional Master's programs aim specifically at giving students experience in research labs or companies. In this article, experts from academia, industry, and government give advice for training and grabbing the best position.

    September 08, 2006

    Faculty Positions: Multidisciplinary Matters

    As universities increasingly emphasize multidisciplinary research and teaching, would-be faculty members must demonstrate their ability to cross disciplinary boundaries. But they must make sure that they don’t lose academic depth when they gain new breadth.

    September 15, 2006

    Success Factors for Postdocs: Be Prepared!

    Ensuring a successful postdoctoral appointment and using the experience to launch a solid career require careful preparation. Scientists who responded to this year's postdoctoral survey, sponsored by
    Science Careers, outline strategies based on their personal histories.

    September 20, 2006

    International Careers Report: Australia - Punching above Its Weight

    Despite its small population and relative remoteness, Australia occupies a powerful position in global science in general and life science in particular. The ingredients of its success: a strong research infrastructure, solid governmental support, effective collaboration among academic, industrial, and governmental institutions, and an ambience that attracts scientists from around the world.

    September 29, 2006

    Careers in Genetics and Genomics: Environmental Explorations

    The advances in genotyping and functional genomics open new approaches to environmental science, including public health issues. A better understanding of epigenetics, for example, could reveal environmental triggers of cancer and other diseases. Here, experts in the field describe the most exciting advances in these areas and the best training to land a job.

    October 06, 2006

    Careers in Stem Cell Research: Rejuvenating Biology and Medicine

    Everything in an adult organism comes from stem cells. As scientists learn to better understand and direct the path of these cells, it will enhance basic biological and clinical research. The experts interviewed here see a long future ahead for researchers in these areas.

    October 13, 2006

    Faculty Positions: Transferring Technology

    Intellectual property and technology transfer play important roles in today’s science. A scientist’s career can change dramatically through patents, which can spawn companies or funds for research. Moreover, some scientists create exciting careers by moving from the bench to a technology transfer office in academics, government, or industry.

    October 20, 2006

    SCIENCE 2006: TOP EMPLOYER SURVEY: It All Starts with Science

    This year's survey of top employers in the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries has a familiar winner but plenty of shifting among other places in the top 20. The leading companies highlight a consistent theme: the importance of strong basic science as the platform on which to build reputations and commercial success.

    October 27, 2006

    Careers for Postdoctoral Scientists: Beyond the Ivory Tower

    Moving from an academic environment to an industrial laboratory can prove difficult because of the need to adapt to a different culture. Here, we provide tips on how best to make a seamless transition.

    November 17, 2006

    Diversity—Women in Science: Building Better Balance

    Women leaders in science—from a university president and policy makers to an academic researcher and industrial scientists—see improvements in this field’s gender balance, but they also know that more must be done. An increasing number of women are entering scientific studies in college, but better ways are needed to keep these women in science and to help them grow into leadership positions.

    February 02, 2007

    Foreign Faculty Face Challenges

    Many foreign-born scientists have made the United States their home because the country provides some of the best training and career opportunities worldwide. But life as a foreign scientist is not without its challenges.

    March 02, 2007

    Europe's Brain Gain

    With major boosts in science funding, Europe hopes to become a hot spot of innovative science and technology.

    April 06, 2007

    Careers in Cancer Research: Many Paths To Choose

    Ask a cross-section of scientists how they got into cancer research, and you'll hear about a dizzying variety of routes from fields as diverse as biology, pharmacology, mathematics, and medicine. And with certain attributes — an inquiring mind, self-discipline, and a dash of ambition — it seems that there's no limit to what can be achieved.

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