Career Advice

Issue for December 19, 2003

  • And Another Thing …

    Due to the high volume of questions received, the CareerDoctor cannot answer all queries on an individual basis. Look for an answer to your question published in this column soon! Thank you!

  • Confessions of a Secret Lab Dancer


    "Even if the tune in your head is 'You can keep your hat on', never, ever succumb to the temptation to strip, even just a little bit."

  • The Times They Are A'Changin'


    In R&D centers worldwide, molecular biologists are working with mechanical engineers. Physicists are engaged in problem-solving with their colleagues in chemistry and fluid engineering. Materials scientists and software engineers are huddled, working on common ground. ... Gradually, the
    independence of the ivory tower is moving to the
    interdependence seen most often in entrepreneurial companies.

  • Bioteach: A Double Education


    "Bioteach presents fantastic opportunities to develop team collaboration, editing, writing, and specific computer skills. ..."