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CAREER ADVICE

By BLESSIE MATHEW | September 08 2008

You know you’re not the next contestant on Beauty and the Geek. So why keep letting employers think that way?

By NICOLE ARBOUR | August 05 2008

A postdoc takes a look at what you need to know before embarking upon a career in medical illustration

By CAROLYN STEELE | August 05 2008

More and more scholars are intertwining their interests into fulfilling hybrid academic careers

By BARBARA CRUTCHLEY | June 09 2008

An expert offers her top 10 tips to improve your grant writing skills

By CAROLYN STEELE | June 09 2008

The mandarin option is looking better than ever for some graduate students

By NICOLE ARBOUR | June 09 2008

Bring science from the bench to the bedside in a career that draws on your strengths in research and working with people

By NANDA DIMITROV | April 07 2008

Understanding your cultural differences with international students is the key to fostering a productive and rewarding supervisory relationship

By NICOLE ARBOUR | April 07 2008

An indispensable checklist to help you answer: “Is a science career in academia right for me?”

By JOY MIGHTY | March 10 2008

Nurturing an inclusive classroom is a matter of shaping content, altering conduct and widening context

By MELANIE SCOTT | March 10 2008

An interview with professor John Beck, conflict resolution expert

By CAROLYN STEELE | February 11 2008

Sessional contracts can be ideal for catapulting into a tenure track position – if you use them strategically

By KIMBERLY LAWTON + ADAM CHAPNICK | February 11 2008

Creating a harmonious working relationship between RAs and their supervisors is tantamount to getting good results

By MARLENE DELANGHE | January 07 2008

Taking your science PhD beyond academia

By CAROLYN STEELE | January 07 2008

Knowing how to highlight your relevancy in a range of disciplines can radically increase your job opportunities in the academic market

By LUCKY KALSI + MARIA KAPAKOS | January 07 2008

Two career development specialists offer their best advice on how to write an effective cover letter

By RAYMOND F. CURRIE | December 03 2007

As with all professions, academe presents different issues at different stages – especially mid-career

By CAROLYN STEELE | December 03 2007

How best to highlight your publishing accomplishments – even when the list is brief

By BOBBI KERLIN | November 05 2007

A learning technology coordinator reveals how to keep students engaged and encourage them to participate in the cyber classroom

By SABINE HIKEL | November 05 2007

A first-person account of lessons learned as a TA

By MEGAN BURNETT | November 05 2007

Expert advice on how to work toward your best TA’ship