Mentoring and Advising-CD

Behind Every Successful Career is a Mentor

July 10, 2015
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A mentor, an experienced and trusted advisor, is critical to creating a successful career, and most influential people will claim…

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Behind Every Successful Career is a Mentor

July 10, 2015
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A mentor, an experienced and trusted advisor, is critical to creating a successful career, and most influential people will claim…

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Career and Training Information for Undergraduates

June 26, 2015
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When it comes to career planning, the undergraduate years can be a very confusing time. You must simultaneously figure out…

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Exploring “Alternative” Careers: Are universities doing enough to help?

June 26, 2015
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“Alternative” careers. When did that become a phrase indicating a lack of commitment to a research career? If you want…

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A Continuous Cycle of Learning and Mentorship

May 1, 2015
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As my friend Rachel recently put it, the prevailing attitude when it comes to mentorship in science is along the…

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A Must-Read Report in Nature on the Postdoc Glut and Where We Go from Here

March 10, 2015

It shouldn’t be news to anyone in the biological research community that in the United States the so-called scientific workforce…

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How to Get the Feedback You Need to Elevate Your Research

March 6, 2015
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Stuck in a rut with your research project? Experiments not working? Or maybe you are generating lots of data, but…

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Do you have a sponsor?

May 30, 2014
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As I sat in the middle of the room during another career advancement seminar for graduate students, the speaker posed…

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