Advice for those looking to join an academic labGood students are hard to find.
Video: The three skills employers seek outThese are the main skills that non-academic and academic employers are seeking out in potential candidates.
How to make an original contribution to knowledge"The thesis can address small gaps within saturated research areas."
Careers Café: Control through chaosLiz Koblyk looks at the flipside of career chaos – not at how it disrupts plans, but how it can provide a measure of control.
Speculative Diction: Student engagement and the PhD, part 2Melonie Fullick thinks the main reason that student engagement isn’t discussed with regards to PhDs is that they’re assumed to be "engaged" enough already, by the (academic) parameters of the description.
The Black Hole: The math of academic research grant support doesn’t add upJonathan Thon crunches the numbers based on an example from the U.S. National Institutes of Health.
From PhD to Life: My priority is learningJennifer Polk is excited to learn information relevant to my profession and pick up useful new skills.
A new partnership between universities and colleges
The two sides agree to work more closely together for the interest of Canada's postsecondary students.
The agreement signals a desire for the two sides to work more closely together for the interest of Canada's postsecondary students.
Tips on surviving “Chronic Adjunctivitis”
Workplace culture involves you, too.
Part two of John Osborne's response to Tim Pettipiece's article on sessionals.
Let’s continue to raise the bar on science research.