Women in Cell Biology

Self-knowledge on the science career journey

May 1, 2019
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Understanding your career options and paths is only half the work you will do as a grad student or postdoc…

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Grantsmanship 2.0—Introduction to Multi-Investigator Proposals

February 26, 2019
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Most readers of this column are very familiar with research grants to single PIs. However, you may know far less…

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Women in Cell Biology Events and Awards at 2018 ASCB|EMBO Meeting

October 10, 2018
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We all constantly negotiate with our colleagues, our bosses, our grad students, and with our partners and other family members.…

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The Science and Art of Mentoring

August 20, 2018
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We often do not seize the numerous opportunities we are afforded to shape the learning experiences of our mentees, let…

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Insights for STEM researchers on going global: A voice from the social sciences

April 17, 2018
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Increasing American women’s representation and impact in scientific and technical fields is not only a national imperative—it’s a global goal,…

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Biotech has a woman problem

March 21, 2018
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The biotechnology industry in the United States is envied and emulated around the world, and is poised to grow explosively…

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Learning the Art of Leading a Lab

November 13, 2017
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The career objective of many junior scientists is to become a PI—to finally be the person to define the vision…

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Peer mentoring: colleagues as a resource for your career development

October 12, 2017
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“Find a good mentor.” At each level of our career, this is the advice we receive from well-meaning advisors.1 Professional…

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IWISE: The New York Stem Cell Foundation's strategies for advancing women in science

July 12, 2017
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The mission of the New York Stem Cell Foundation (NYSCF) is to accelerate cures for the major diseases of our…

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The Perfect Poster: Let your objective, message, and audience shape your presentation

June 1, 2017
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Meeting posters are key message boards for junior scientists to communicate not just their research findings and ideas, but also…

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