Navigating a multi-prong career search can be tricky. I have been strategically applying to both academic, tenure-track, and non-academic jobs since August 2018. Trying to time out the process is [...]
In my last post, I mentioned I would talk about exploring available career paths that may interest you based on your personal skills and values. An important thing to mention up front is that I [...]
Imagine this: You just spent the past 365 days studying for your preliminary exam, and it’s finally go-time! You stand in front of your distinguished committee, and for the next sixty minutes, [...]
When choosing a mentor, there are a lot of things to consider. After reading this article, you will know how to start the decision-making process. In my last post, I discussed the graduate school [...]
We try to present our best selves on applications and personal statements, but my road to science communication and policy was more winding than I let on. Name: Matthew Davidson Institution: [...]
Navigating the Decision Minefield of Graduate School Applications, Interviews, and Rotations (Part 1) So, you’ve finally decided to make the leap and submit graduate school applications, huh? [...]
- I Didn’t Mean to Get Here, But I’m Happy - An honest personal statement[…] was interested in science since I w...
Dear Readers, I hope you enjoyed learning about different professional development workshops offered by our BESST (Broadening Experiences in Scientific and Scholarly Training) program, as much as [...]