Careers

Searching for a search engine

July 11, 2013
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One of the things I love most about being a scientist is constantly learning. Normally that means regularly searching for…

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July 3, 2013
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Scientific work progresses through the communication of ideas and almost every scientist I have ever met tends to talk ad…

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Rebecca Daugherty- Assistant Director of Science in Society, Northwestern University

June 25, 2013

  1. What is your current position? Assistant Director of Science in Society, Northwestern University 2. How far in advance…

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Sinead Roberts- Audit Assistant at KPMG

June 25, 2013

1. What is your current position? Audit Assistant, KPMG 2. How far in advance of your planned starting date did…

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Jay Stone- Press and Public Enquiries Officer at the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority

June 25, 2013

  1. What is your current position? Press and Public Enquiries Officer at the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority (HFEA)…

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3D Print Your Favorite Protein

June 24, 2013
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I have a poster session coming up, and I wanted to show a homology model built by my collaborator Justin Kollman.…

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Navigating Career Development to Illuminate Pathways in Cell Biology

June 18, 2013
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The COMPASS career development subcommittee is a new team dedicated to expanding career development and training through ASCB. We have…

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What’s the beak of a scientist?

June 14, 2013
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Over a hundred and fifty years ago in the Galapagos Islands Charles Darwin observed that different finches had different beak…

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Say ‘No’ to the Impact Factor

June 11, 2013
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“For the sake of science, the emphasis [on the impact factor] needs to change.” Randy Schekman & Mark Patterson (1).…

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Women’s Unequal Share of Family Care is the Unmentionable Elephant in Unequal Science Careers

June 3, 2013

The nefarious impact of biomedical research budget cuts on the next generation of scientists has become a familiar theme of…

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