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    August 07, 1998

    Reprints: 'Postdocs,' Seeing Little Way Into the Academic Job Market, Seek Better Terms in the Lab

    OTHER ARTICLES Like most young scientists, Cheri Wiggs took a postdoctoral fellowship to get the laboratory...
    August 07, 1998

    A Step-By-Step Protocol for Networking, Part One

    PREVIOUS COLUMNS One of the most frequent questions asked by Next Wave readers is "How do I network?" Our response...
    August 28, 1998

    A Resume Makeover

    PREVIOUS COLUMNS A few weeks back my friend Bob approached me for help with his resume. ("Bob" is a real person, even...
    September 04, 1998

    Reprints: Professors Found to Be Lonely in First Tenure-Track Posts

    OTHER ARTICLES You've just landed your first tenure-track job. You're sitting in your new departmental office,...
    September 11, 1998

    Reprints: Advice for Postdocs

    OTHER ARTICLES To the Editor: I read with great interest the article entitled "'Postdocs,' Seeing Little Way...
    September 11, 1998

    A Step-By-Step Protocol for Networking, Part Two

    TOOLING UP COLUMNS In my last column, "A Protocol for Networking, Part One," I presented a list of networking...
    September 25, 1998

    Millennial Trends in Science Employment

    October 09, 1998

    Scientists' Attitudes and the Job Search: Getting Up When Times Are Down

    "Attitude is everything."--Mr. Florian, junior high school softball coach Mr. Florian's favorite expression was thrown...
    October 23, 1998

    Dressing Scientists for Success: Female Case Study

    TOOLING UP COLUMNS Well, it's about time! Last year, we had a special Tooling Up column on shopping for men's...
    November 27, 1998

    Reprints: Pressures to Publish Fuel the Professionalization of Today's Graduate Students

    OTHER ARTICLES The murderous academic job market of the 1990s prompts a common refrain among members of hiring...
    December 11, 1998

    Preventing Burnout: Learning About the "Whys" of Job Satisfaction

    TOOLING UP COLUMNS The practice of "headhunting" became popular after World War II when many executive and professional...
    December 25, 1998

    What To Do When Your Adviser Goes Too Far, Part I

    TOOLING UP COLUMNS "Ooh! But he was a tight-fisted hand at the grind-stone, Scrooge! a squeezing, wrenching, grasping,...
    September 18, 2014

    Moving down the career ladder

    B.S. and M.S.-level job opportunities can be tempting because they’re so plentiful, but Ph.D. scientists should resist the temptation.

    August 14, 1998

    Tooling Up Index

    Since 1998, the best career advice for industry-bound scientists.

    September 18, 2014

    Rhubarb pie and science

    Sandy Becker's experience shows that there's more than one way into a science career.

    September 19, 2014

    Elsewhere in Science, 19 September 2014

    ERC funding for the Swiss … another plea for more science support … a virologist returns from Liberia … the Ig Nobel prizes.

    September 22, 2014

    Chemistry careers from multiple angles

    For chemists, unemployment is down, but salaries are stagnant, according to Chemical & Engineering News.

    January 08, 1999

    Regional Hot Spots in Biotech

    TOOLING UP COLUMNS One of my side interests is moderating a biotechnology career discussion on the Internet,...
    January 08, 1999

    Byers Takes Up Science Hot Seat

    U.K. scientists returned from their vacation this week to find a new face in charge of science in the government....
    January 08, 1999

    Show Me the Money: New BIOTECanada Salary Survey Gives Us a Clue

    Been in academia all your life? Don't know how much you're worth in the real world? Well, in Canada, a new salary...