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April 14, 2014

Another Call to Reform Biomedical Research and Training

Four prominent scientist-administrators call on policymakers to reform a system that discourages "even the most outstanding prospective students from entering our profession."

April 10, 2014

How to Present Yourself During an Interview

In deciding about clothing, piercings, and so on, job-seekers must balance the desire to fit in with the need to seem and feel authentic.

April 09, 2014

When an Interview (Seemingly) Goes All Wrong

How quickly you regain composure after an embarrassing moment or unexpected personal question could determine whether or not you get the job.

April 07, 2014

Scrutinizing Your Personality

An awareness of the range of interview situations you may encounter can help turn a daunting part of the selection procedure into something more manageable.

April 04, 2014

Elsewhere in Science, 4 April 2014

STAP misconduct … DARPA goes biotech … chasing money in bioscience … what young scientists would do with extra time.

April 02, 2014

Where Do Ph.D. Scientists Work?

A study reveals significant race and sex differences in where Ph.D. holders work.

April 01, 2014

Research on a Shoestring in India

At mid-level institutions in India, researchers learn to thrive with limited funding and other resources.

Taken for Granted
March 31, 2014

The Price of Panic

Recurring scares about purported science talent "shortages" damage both science and scientists, a new book shows.

March 28, 2014

Working in the Community to Reduce Health Disparities

Kristi Allgood and her Chicago-based colleagues are working in the community to reduce breast cancer mortality in African-American women.

March 18, 2014

A Shortage of Fairness in a World of Jobs

In the job search, getting the job done trumps fairness every time.

March 14, 2014

Elsewhere in Science, 14 March 2014

A thousand NIH investigators dropped … NSF traineeships restructured … ORI director steps down.

March 04, 2014

Careers in Statistics Evolve and Expand

The emergence of data science has statisticians hopping.

February 16, 2014

How Scientists Can Influence Policy

What can scientists do to ensure that policy decisions are informed by scientific expertise?

January 24, 2014

Elsewhere in Science, 24 January 2014

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

January 06, 2014

Foreign Scientists in India Take Good With Bad

India welcomes scientists from abroad, but living and working there remains a challenge for many Westerners.

Researchers
January 03, 2014

Elsewhere in Science, 3 January 2014

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

December 26, 2013

The Year's Best Stories

The best and most popular stories of 2013, as chosen by readers and editors.

December 19, 2013

The Master List of "Don'ts"

Avoid these rookie mistakes and place yourself among the top 20% of applicants for jobs in industry.

November 27, 2013

Becoming a Chartered Scientist

The United Kingdom's Science Council offers "chartered status" to scientists, emphasizing transferable skills and continuing professional development.

October 24, 2013

Putting the Right Spin on NSF Rotators

"Rotators" play an important role at the National Science Foundation, but apparently there are problems.

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