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May 08, 2014

A Ph.D., and the Olympic Games

While doing his Ph.D., Adam Scholefield found the time to become a professional water polo player and take part in the 2012 Olympic Games in London.

May 12, 2014

Parity May Not Equal Equality

An engineering college finds that equal representation doesn't ensure equal roles.


May 09, 2014

Elsewhere in Science, 9 May 2014

More misconduct … still more misconduct … samples, MERS, and authorship … saving NASA programs … animal-rights conflicts (and agreements).

May 12, 2014

New DHS Rule Would Allow Some H-1B Spouses to Work

Under the new regulations, spouses of H-1B workers would be permitted to work while the H-1B visa holder applies for permanent residency.

May 13, 2014

Becoming a Catalyst for Greater Diversity in Science

Having overcome negative assumptions about his own academic capabilities, today Mark Richards broadens opportunities for students of all backgrounds.

May 15, 2014

Facilitating Feedback

Feedback can help you improve your day job and your interviewing skills.

May 14, 2014

Is Unionization Gaining Steam on Private Campuses?

Following last year’s NYU vote, graduate assistants at Yale and other private universities are looking to organize, according to The Chronicle of Higher Education.

May 16, 2014

Elsewhere in Science, 16 May 2014

In a weekly feature, we point you toward career-related stories in other Science publications.

May 22, 2014

Breaking the Class Ceiling

Working-class students and faculty face disadvantages, but mentoring and resilience can help them through.

May 20, 2014

A New Prize and a New Lab from Bell Labs

On a major scientific anniversary, Alcatel-Lucent announces a competition and a new R&D location.

May 20, 2014

Forgive Me, Scientists, for I Have Sinned

To be a proper scientist, is it necessary to conform to the standard template?

May 21, 2014

Training Reforms Could Boost Productivity

In Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News, Shirley Tilghman argues that sensible training reforms need not reduce research productivity.

May 22, 2014

A Science Career Story

This week, we introduce Working Life, a weekly column in Science produced by Science Careers.

May 27, 2014

Winter Is Coming

Meteorologist Elena Stautzebach will spend more than a year at the German research base Neumayer-Station III, in Antarctica.

May 23, 2014

Elsewhere in Science, 23 May 2014

Replicating Meyerhoff … delaying the FIRST Act … Dance Your Ph.D. … science of inequality … inequality in science … replication woes … Working Life

May 28, 2014

Guardians of Science

Scientist-investigators at the U.S. Office of Research Integrity are on the front lines of the war to protect the scientific literature.

May 29, 2014

In Japan, Seeking More Jobs for “Posudoku”

According to The Japan News, a new policy requires Japanese universities to act to ensure good research jobs for Japanese postdocs.

May 29, 2014

An Unlikely Ally for Science Workforce Scholars

Science-workforce scholars have been turning up lately in a surprising place: in the speeches of Senator Jeff Sessions (R-AL).

May 30, 2014

Elsewhere in Science, 30 May 2014

STAP cell retraction … citizen scientists get a spaceship … China embraces Western values … physicists rain on neuroscientists’ parade … an interview with NSF’s new director.

June 02, 2014

Career Moneyball

An article released today allows you to calculate your odds of becoming a principal investigator. We spoke to the authors.