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    February 27, 1998

    Self-Assessment Exercises: A GRE for Your Ego and Superego

    PETER IS THE AUTHOR OF THE BOOK, "TO BOLDLY GO: A PRACTICAL CAREER GUIDE FOR SCIENTISTS" PREVIOUS COLUMNS "...
    May 22, 1998

    Tooling Up Book Club: Alternative Careers in Science: Leaving the Ivory Tower

    PETER IS THE AUTHOR OF THE BOOK, "TO BOLDLY GO: A PRACTICAL CAREER GUIDE FOR SCIENTISTS" PREVIOUS COLUMNS "...
    January 15, 1999

    Forensic Science: Life in the Forensics Lab

    I've just walked in the door of the Florida Department of Law Enforcement forensic laboratory to spend a day on the...
    October 21, 2005

    Spain: A Physicist Keen to Put Things in Order

    In Spain, "Most people integrate into an existing and functioning lab," which gives them less freedom," says de Nalda Minguez.

    December 16, 2005

    Striving Towards a More Democratic Science

    "You can get encouragement to hostility depending on what we are saying and who we are talking to," says Helen Wallace. A firm belief in the issues you are campaigning for and the ability to stand your ground are vital skills for lobbyists.

    February 03, 2006

    UK Technology Transfer Training

    The majority of those working in academic tech transfer have come from a background in scientific research, so there is a need for professional training in technology transfer.

    March 17, 2006

    Mediating Science and Society

    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.

    March 31, 2006

    Scientists Step Into the Classroom

    Botanist-turned-teacher Liam Garvey describes his ultimate reward as "when a kid gets it. You see the light of understanding; that's the kick."

    May 05, 2006

    A Career in Nuclear Inspection

    Every year, IAEA hires 15 to 30 nuclear inspectors, typically in their 30s, many with backgrounds far removed from nuclear physics.

    December 22, 2006

    Science in an International and Humanitarian Context

    "UNESCO considers itself a laboratory of ideas, so you have to be able to anticipate new concepts" and get diverse groups of people to develop a shared vision, says UNESCO professional Meriem Bouamrane.

    June 22, 2007

    Working as a Medical Writer

    "I would say that there's definitely enough work to go around." --Emma Hitt

    July 13, 2007

    Illustrating Nature

    Diana Marques followed her passion for painting and biology separately until one day she saw an ad for a scientific illustration workshop.

    November 16, 2007

    Hiring in a Dysfunctional Job Market

    Some innovative ways to find hidden talent in an inefficient employment market.

    February 22, 2008

    Scientist Lawyers: Test Tubes to Briefs

    Want Ad

    To be successful in this position the candidate must be a strong communicator and have an interest in intellectual property law. The candidate will participate in a patent law course and will be required to pass the United States Patent Agent Bar Exam within a predetermined amount of time.

    May 02, 2008

    Mastering Your Ph.D.: Exploring Nonprofit Organizations

    For those making the transition from academia, the values and culture inherent in the nonprofit world may offer an exciting and rewarding career choice.

    May 30, 2008

    A Rare Opportunity Into Space

    Luck will play a big role in whether you become an astronaut, so "don't put all your eggs in one basket," suggests ESA astronaut Reinhold Ewald.

    August 01, 2008

    A Scientist in the Service of Clean Sports

    "I enjoy ... making a difference and seeing how much the world of antidoping has developed in the last few years." --Osquel Barroso

    November 25, 2011

    Networking Your Way to a Job

    Biologist Mary-Rose Hoja has forged a career as a consultant in strategic networking, social media, and mingling.

    December 28, 2012

    Science Careers 2012: The Year's Best Stories

    The best and most popular stories of 2012, as chosen by readers and editors.

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