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    March 12, 2003

    Shooting for the Stars

    This article comes to you through a collaboration between Next Wave and Science's aging knowledge environment,
    SAGE KE. The joint venture is supported by the
    AARP Andrus Foundation.

    September 01, 2006

    Truth and Consequences

    August 10, 2001

    Alleviating Tenure Torture

    "Seek specifics. Ask your department chair what counts for tenure and what doesn't--and get it in writing."

    July 27, 2001

    Getting Research Done

    "The difference in both the quantity and quality of work between an inspired and an uninspired undergraduate can make the difference between publishing and not publishing. "

    July 21, 2000

    Physicists--All-rounders With Excellent Career Prospects

    January 09, 2004

    Science in the Real World, Part 3: Who Wants to Work in Industry?

    "Although we were both in need of a change of environment, we did not really know what to expect when we entered the corporate world. ..."

    August 02, 2002

    Alternative to What? Complementary to Whom?

    Rosenberg explained that what we think of as "alternative" today was, in fact, ordinary medicine: "Until recently, it was never assumed that most medical practice was done by doctors."

    September 14, 2001

    Women Without Tenure, Part 1

    The simple truth is that it is easier for men to have itall--a successful faculty career and a family--than for women.

    March 15, 2002

    Your First "First-Author" Paper, Part 2--The Act of Submission and Peering at the Review Process

    We'd only been given a few weeks to respond with our amended ms. If we missed the window, we'd have to start the submission process all over again.

    March 24, 2006

    A Surfeit of Schoolteachers

    With the latest education reform still under way, the environment for teacher training and employment in Italy remains uncertain.

    October 28, 2005

    Educated Woman, The Grad-School Adventures of Micella Phoenix DeWhyse Chapter 44--Out of the Night That Covers Me … Into the Big Wide World

    I won't be confined by other people's notions of who I am and what I should do. I'm starting to feel free.

    September 27, 2002

    Africa Becomes Electric

    Reprinted with permission from
    IEEE Spectrum Careers, the career development Web site of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers’ (IEEE) Spectrum magazine.

    August 23, 2002

    Geosciences in Singapore: An Overview

    “Singapore needs a critical mass of educators/researchers and students.”

    --Roy C. Sidle

    August 23, 2002

    From Geophysics To Lufthansa

    "Because of its close ties to state-of-the-art science, the collaboration with international scientists, and the opportunity to raise the awareness internally and externally about aviation’s environmental impacts, my current job quickly reached the status of a dream job for me."

    January 30, 2004

    The PhD-Doctor: Index of Articles

    June 28, 2002

    Singapore--Regulating Human Stem Cell Research

    "If the recommendations are implemented... scientists seeking to carry out human stem cell research in Singapore will have to go through a stringent procedure."

    September 10, 1999

    Rules of the Road: A Collection of Philosophies from Leaders of the Biotechnology Industry

    PREVIOUS COLUMNS Chances are that you are a skilled technical professional, trained in some highly disciplined...
    October 19, 2001

    NSERC Statement of Principles

    April 07, 2006

    The Top Five Challenges for Pregnant Scientists

    "In practice, only a limited number of chemicals have been properly tested for reproductive toxicity, so many hazards are not known about," says toxicologist and UK government adviser Paul Illing.