Beyond Grant Writing: Exploring career opportunities in scientific communication through the Vanderbilt ASPIRE program By Natalya Ortolano, Graduate Student, Vanderbilt University @NatOrtolano I [...]
A Path to Science Writing My friend Richard Sima enjoys a good story. He says, “Science stories can be the best stories out there. You learn something new about the universe and your place in it, [...]
How I’m Creating a Dynamic Career as a Dual Storyteller and Scientist, Part 3 of 6: Find Collaborations In Unusual Places
Imagine this: You sit alone in your dark apartment, accompanied only by the glowing green numbers on the microwave. The numbers read 1AM, you yawn incessantly, and your eyes scratch as though [...]
It may seem odd for scientists to use social media at work, but Twitter has emerged as one of the most useful and fun tools in scientific communication. I first joined Twitter when I was an [...]
Develop your mission into a brief story-for colleagues in your field, for your family and friends, for kids, and for academics outside your expertise. How I’m Creating a Dynamic Career as a Dual [...]
Imagine this: You’re hungry for a late-night snack after a long and stressful day at work. Your rational self knows the apple on your counter is a great snack choice, but instead, a decadent [...]
The process of doing science is hard. Deciding what do as a scientific Doctor of Philosophy is harder. Since you’re here, you know that you can find as many blog-posts on transferable skills and [...]
Recently our BESST program offered a workshop on Medical Science Liaison (MSL) because it is a high paying popular job option for biomedical STEM graduates. Gaining relevant MSL experience to get [...]
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