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Ten-Minute Sabbatical

By The Scientist Staff | November 1, 2017

Take a break from the bench to puzzle and peruse.

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US Postdocs Grapple with Salary Changes

By Karen Zusi | December 16, 2016

Postdocs nationwide were set to have an increased minimum salary or become eligible for overtime pay until a court injunction halted new Department of Labor regulations.

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Making the Most of School

By Viviane Callier | May 1, 2016

Agencies and institutions strive to better prepare graduate students and postdocs for futures in academia and beyond.

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New Year, New Lab

By Karen Zusi | January 5, 2016

Scientists share their 2016 resolutions across Twitter.

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2015 Life Sciences Salary Survey

By Karen Zusi and Amanda B. Keener | November 1, 2015

This year’s survey highlights dramatic regional, sector, and gender variations.

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Opinion: Experiences of an Itinerant Scientist

By Sumantra Chatterjee | July 14, 2015

What I’ve learned doing science in three different countries 

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Staying Active in the Lab

By Jenny Rood | July 1, 2015

Retiring as a professor, and even shutting down your own lab, doesn’t necessarily mean quitting research.

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Trainee Raise

By Bob Grant | January 12, 2015

Grad students and postdoctoral fellows supported by US National Institutes of Health National Research Service Awards land a 2 percent stipend bump in 2015.

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TS Picks: November 7, 2014

By Jef Akst | November 7, 2014

Trouble obtaining Ebola samples; Republicans take over Congressional science committees; postdoc participation

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Week in Review: October 6–10

By Jef Akst | October 10, 2014

Nobel Prizes awarded; transgenerational effects of mitochondrial mutations; fat-targeted gene knockdown; Ebola updates in Spain and U.S.

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