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Pre 2004 WICB Archive

2014
Creating Opportunities for Women in and outside the Workplace: Making Progress at GE - Page 29
09/01/2014
I Wish I'd Read These Sooner: Career Advice Books - Page 15
08/01/2014
Looking for a New Career Path? First, Articulate Your Professional Story - Page 10
07/01/2014
Juggling on the Ladder: Institutional Awards Help Faculty Overcome Early–Mid Career Obstacles - Page 9
06/01/2014
Self-Regulated Risk-Taking: A Cornerstone of Success in Academia and Research-Related Careers - Page 9
05/01/2014
Perfect Pitch: Gtting Your Message Out In Two Minutes - Page 7
04/01/2014
The Job Interview: Understanding Its Rules and Roles - Page 14
03/01/2014
Packaging Yourself as a Teacher - Page 46
02/01/2014
2013
True and/or False: Biomedical Publishing Standars Need Upscaling - Page 17
12/01/2013
Science and Self in Wikipedia - Page 16
11/01/2013
Taking Control of Your Career with an Individual Development Plan - Page 14
10/01/2013
Who You Know: Establishing Critical Professional Relationships  - Page 32
09/01/2013
We've Made It Easier for ASCB Members Who Are Parents to Attend the Annual Meeting - Page 10
08/01/2013
The Search for a Faculty Job Revisited with the Benefit of Hindsight - Page 12
07/01/2013
How to Succeed in Business: Giving Postdocs the Tools and Versatility to Chart Their Own Career Paths - Page 8
06/01/2013
So You Want to Organize a Local Meeting? Here's How - Page 9
05/01/2013
Maximal Mentoring: Take Turns Leading - Page 11
04/01/2013
When and How to Communicate with Journal Editors - Page 9
03/01/2013
The Art of the Buy-In: Obtaining Incidental Support from Your Institution for Unexpected Needs and Opportunities - Page 53
02/01/2013
2012
Spotlight on WICB - Page 17
12/01/2012
LinkedIn: Time to Explore Its Potential
Beth Schachter - Page 15
11/01/2012
So You're Interested in Teaching…
Erin Dolan - Page 9
10/01/2012
Got Talent? Genentech's Commitment to Creating a Great Workplace for Women Scientists
Paula S. Jones - Page 23
09/01/2012
Are Women Bioscientists Avoiding Medical Schools?
Phoebe S. Leboy & Sandra K. Masur - Page 7
08/01/2012
Dual-Career Support: A Viable Solution
Angela McNerney
07/01/2012
The Give and Take between Two Careers and a Family
Wendie and Jeremy Berg
06/01/2012
Job Hunting in the World of Biotech/Pharma
Navi Mehra
05/01/2012
Retirement: Rocking Chair and Rocking On
Caroline Kane
04/01/2012
Creative Responses to the Current Funding Climate
Beverly Wendland and Triscia Hendrickson
03/01/2012
Fixing the Leaky Pipeline: How to Increase the Number of Women Scientists and Physicians in Leadership Positions
Sandra K. Masur
02/01/2012
2011
The OpEd Project: Giving Women a Voice in the Media
-Becca Frucht

12/01/2011
A Shared Vision of Mentoring from Different Perspectives
-Christopher M. Hines and Angela Wandinger-Ness

11/01/2011
The RAISE Project: Do Women Get Their Fair Share of Scientific Awards and Prizes
-Stephanie Pincus

10/01/2011
Why Your Website Matters and What to Do about It
-Susan L. Forsburg

09/01/2011
The IRADCA Program Helps Launch Careers in Research and Teaching
-Olivia George, Triscia Hendrickson, Gloriana Trukillo, Angela Wandinger-Ness

08/01/2011
The Emerging Imperative to Patent Academic Discoveries 
-Leslie R. Gold

07/01/2011
Overwhelmed? 
-Lynne Quarmby, and Martha Cyert

06/01/2011
Get the Mentoring You Deserve 
-Donna J. Dean

05/01/2011

Notes on Leadership: Running a Good Meeting 
-Suzanne R. Pfeffer for the Women in Cell Biology Committee

04/01/2011

One Title, Many Jobs: How to Prepare for the Academic Career That Best Suits Your Interests
-Michael J. Wolyniak, Hampden-Sydney College

03/01/2011
Strategies and Tactics of Grantsmanship
- Beth Schachter, Beth Schachter Consulting and Still Point Coaching & Consulting

01/01/2011
 
2010
50 Years of ASCB Women in Four Cameos - Ursula Goodenough for the Women in Cell Biology Committee
12/01/2010
Improving Work-Life Satisfaction for Women Scientists - Phoebe Leboy, University of Pennsylvania
11/01/2010
When You Need a Résumé - Eric Vieira, Mount Sinai School of Medicine
10/01/2010
Getting the Most out of the ASCB Annual Meeting - Lynne Quarmby
09/01/2010
Dealing Effectively with the Media - Lynne Quarmby
08/01/2010
Have Young Children? You Can Still Attend the ASCB Annual Meeting - Elizabeth Marincola
07/01/2010
Thinking about Retirement: The Sunrise before the Sunset - Caroline Kane and Andre S. Porter
06/01/2010
Transitioning to a Career outside of Academic Research - Amy Greenwood
05/01/2010
Momentous Mentoring of Women Scientists - Alice S. Huang
04/01/2010
NIH Efforts to Promote and Sustain the Careers of Women in Science - Vivian W. Pinn and Joslyn Yudenfreund Kravitz
03/01/2010
Some Reflections on the Occasion of Passing the WICB Torch - Ursula Goodenough
02/01/2010
 
   
2009
How to Ask Your Chair for a Promotion- Martin E. Feder
12/01/2009
Science and Engineering Professions and Underrepresented Minority Women: We're Not Remotely There Yet- Anthony DePass,
11/01/2009
The Art of Science, the Science of Art- Caroline Kane and Inke Näthke,
10/01/2009
How to Get the Most out of the ASCB Annual Meeting- Lynne Quarmby
09/01/2009
Why Females Remain Underrepresented in Mathematics at the Highest Level- Janet E. Mertz
08/01/2009
Beyond the Bench: UK Programs That Teach Generic Skills - Inke Näthke
07/01/2009
Owning Your Own Career - Caroline Kane
06/01/2009
Uncle Sam (and Specifically the NSF) Wants You! - Elizabeth Sztul
05/01/2009
The Internet Never Forgets - Susan L. Forsburg
04/01/2009
Self-Awareness and Cultural Identity:A Medical School Course of Exploration into Personal Unconscious Bias - Daniel A. Goodenough
03/01/2009
Diversity in Science: The Importance of Mentoring - JoAnn Trejo
02/01/2009
Women and Men Together in the Academy: Institutional Implications- Joan S. Girgus
01/01/2009
   
2008
Their Future in Your Hands: Inspiring Undergrads to Pursue Ph.D.s - Martha J. Grossel and Jennifer Roecklein-Canfield
12/01/2008
Sustaining Women through Critical Career Transitions - Joan R. Goldberg
11/01/2008
The Wisdom of Athena: A Model Scheme for Achieving Gender Equity in Science and Engineering in the UK - Inke Näthke
10/01/2008
How to Get the Most out of the ASCB Annual Meeting - Lynne Quarmby
09/01/2008
The Science-Mentoring Paradox:Teaching and Learning to Experiment: Frances M. Brodsky
08/01/2008
Seize the Time! Better Time Management for MoreProductivity: Sandra K. Masur and Sandra L. Schmid
07/01/2008
Moving from Pond Scum to Human Diseases and Back: Susan K. Dutcher
06/01/2008
Publish and Perish? Protecting YourCopyrights from Your Publisher: Jonathan Band
05/01/2008
Addressing the Major Challenge for Women in Academia: "It's Proximate Childcare, Stupid!": Ajit P. Varki
04/01/2008
Paying for Baby: Me or We?: Maxine Singer
03/01/2008
On Supporting Female Postdoctoral Fellows with Children: Harvey F. Lodish
02/01/2008
Improving the Climate for Women in Academia: W. Sue Shafer
01/01/2008
   
2007
Postponement of Parenthood: Implications for Women Scientists: Ursula Goodenough
12/01/2007
Postponement of Parenthood—The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly: Kelle H. Moley
11/01/2007
Succeeding in Science at a Liberal Arts College: Jennifer Roecklein-Canfield
10/01/2007
How to Have a Successful Postdoc Experience and Get a Good Job: Sandra Schmid and Sandra Masur
09/01/2007
How to Apply for a Postdoctoral: Suzanne Pfeffer
08/01/2007
An Elite University in Populist Times: Ursula Goodenough
07/01/2007
Female Behavior Is Often Unrecognized as Leader Behavior: Kristyn A. Scott
06/01/2007
A Network of Our Own: Susan L. Forsburg
05/01/2007
Creative Approaches in the Current Funding Environment: Caroline Kane
04/01/2007
Your Career Plan … : Bill Lindstaedt
03/01/2007
Dual-Career Academic Couples: Andrea Henderson
02/01/2007
Revising Your NIH Grant Application: Lakshmi A. Devi and Lloyd D. Fricker
01/01/2007
   
2006
Reaching Girls: Ursula Goodenough
12/01/2006
Science Libraries Want You!: Cindy Boeke
11/01/2006
Take the Time to Smell the Roses?: Caroline Kane and Sue Shafer
10/01/2006
Approaching the Critical Task of Peer Review: Sandra Schmid
09/01/2006
The Science of Diversifying Science: John Matsui
08/01/2006
How to Ask Your Chair for a Raise: Victor L. Schuster and Sandra K. Masur
07/01/2006
Becoming Visible: Effective Self-Promotion: Caroline Kane
06/01/2006
Exploring a Career at the NIH Center for Scientific Review: Charles Dearolf
05/01/2006
Announcing the WICB Network: Ursula Goodenough
04/01/2006
Careers at Biotech Companies: Linda Cahill and Wendy Fantl
03/01/2006
Delivering an Effective Scientific Lecture: Randy Schekman
02/01/2006
Science Education in America: What to Do?: Ursula Goodenough
01/01/2006
   
2005
Do We Still Need a Women in Cell Biology Committee?: Elizabeth Marincola
12/01/2005
Strategies for the Shy: Vivian Siegel
11/01/2005
Position(s) Wanted: Joan S. Girgus
10/01/2005
From Lab to Law: Amanda T. Barry
09/01/2005
Dolls or Trucks?: Ursula Goodenough
08/01/2005
How to Read a Letter of Recommendation: Ira Mellman
07/01/2005
Online Communities: Susan Forsburg
06/01/2005
How to Write an Effective Letter of Recommendation: Ira Mellman
05/01/2005
Science through Words: Pamela J. Hines
04/01/2005
Advice on Choosing a Successful Post-doctoral Position: Gráinne Whitman, Brian Guzik and Larry Goldstein
03/01/2005
Email Etiquette: Elizabeth Marincola
02/01/2005
"Late Career Opportunities and Challenges for Cell Biologists": J. Richard McIntosh
01/01/2005
   
2004
"Analysis of NIH Grants to Women Scientists": Peter C. Preusch
12/01/2004
"On Being a Scientist and Parent": Ursula Goodenough
11/01/2004
"What Else Can I Do?: Exploring Opportunities in Business and Management": Kathleen Gwynn
10/01/2004
"How to "Get a Life" in the Life Sciences": William Wickner
09/01/2004
"What Happened to My Figures?!": Liana Holmberg
08/01/2004
"Women Serious About Science": Sending Scientists Back to School; Marnie Halpern
07/01/2004
How to Write an Effective Review; Ryoko Kuriyama
06/01/2004
Me Write Pretty One Day: How to Write a Good Scientific Paper; William A. Wells
05/01/2004
Election to the National Academy of Sciences: Multiple Paths to Membership; Bruce Alberts and Ken Fulton
04/01/2004
Academic Careers Without Tenure; Caroline M. Kane
03/01/2004
Ensuring Diversity at the Podium; Susan L. Forsburg
02/01/2004
Confronting the Social Context of Science; Carl M. Cohen
01/01/2004