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    February 15, 2002

    A New Virtual Community For and About Minority Scientists

    June 18, 2004

    Beau Travail

    Individual schools could do much more to assist both U.S. and international students in pursuing alternative science careers by educating faculty in the art of mentoring, embracing diversification of their students' education, and encouraging faculty to be supportive of students' endeavors away from the bench.

    October 04, 2002

    Casualisation in Science: A 21st Century Malaise?

    "The solution is clear: Remove the artificial distinction that currently exists between lecturers and contract research staff."

    January 18, 2002

    A Woman of Influence

    We must make it seem natural for male scientists to say, "I can't make that meeting, I have to pick up my kids"!

    --Julia Goodfellow

    August 09, 2002

    Scientists and Journalists: Worlds Apart

    "In contrast to the fast-paced field of journalism, science is incremental and slow."

    June 18, 2004

    Science Policy's Frontline

    From the director and board to the directorates and offices at NSF, these specialists play a vital role in making sure the science policy "machine" runs smoothly.

    June 27, 2003

    Campus Services to Enable Disabled Scientists in Canada

    "For people without disabilities, technology makes things convenient; for people with disabilities, it makes things possible."

    July 05, 2002

    Survey of Surveys II: Polling Postdocs Effectively

    "Either a mechanism to coordinate local surveys must be established, or stakeholders should get behind an effort to promote a national survey."

    August 06, 2004

    Clap Your Skates: Innovation All Along

    "There's a time for creating products, and there's one for earning money."

    October 04, 2002

    The Business of Biotechnology

    "The need for biologists with additional qualifications in business administration will increase as biotech companies, banks, and consultants look for people who understand both the technology and the business."

    January 07, 2000

    New Program Helps With Professional Development

    November 02, 2001

    Financial Planning for Scientists, Part 13: Retirement Plans

    Taking a good look at your plan early in your career is imperative.

    July 26, 2002

    LGBT Scientists Must Chart Their Own Course

    "It is still wise to plan carefully and to exercise caution when making choices about when, how, and to whom you come out."

    January 07, 2005

    Change of Feature Formats

    April 04, 2003

    Mice Work If You Can Get It

    "I wasn't planning not to go into academia," says Sasner, "but then the Jackson Labs opportunity arose. It was an interesting job, in a great place to live, [and] a great place to work."

    April 02, 2004

    Playing to Native Strengths

    "There is a steady demand for scientific editing services, and although it doesn't pay that well, it is an excellent way to hone your editing skills and a great way to make contacts."

    February 23, 2001

    Portfolio Person

    February 07, 2003

    A Chemist Goes to Washington

    There is a steady and growing demand for scientists who can apply their technical expertise and strong analytical capabilities to policy issues.

    February 02, 2001

    Careers in Nanobiotechnology: Biomolecular Machines

    June 22, 2001

    Academic Reform in Germany: A Long Way to Go