Best Places to Work
Best Places to Work Academia 2013
Best Places to Work Academia 2013
The Scientist Staff | Aug 1, 2013
Institutional funding and research support is critical to academics during this time of continued budgetary belt-tightening across government agencies.
 
Best Places to Work Industry 2013
Best Places to Work Industry 2013
The Scientist Staff | Jun 1, 2013
Our final survey of the life-science industry workplace highlights the companies—small and large, domestic and international—that are making their researchers feel valued and at home.
BPTW: By The Numbers
BPTW: By The Numbers
The Scientist Staff | May 31, 2013
Take a closer look at some of the statistics generated by The Scientist's Best Place to Work Industry 2013 survey.
Best Places to Work Postdocs 2013: The Charts
Best Places to Work Postdocs 2013: The Charts
The Scientist Staff | Apr 2, 2013
See the data from our 2013 survey of postdocs.
Best Places to Work Postdocs 2013
Best Places to Work Postdocs 2013
The Scientist Staff | Apr 1, 2013
This year’s survey concludes more than a decade of highlighting the institutions that treat postdoctoral researchers as valued members of the scientific community.
Rate Your Workplace Today!
Rate Your Workplace Today!
The Scientist Staff | Nov 8, 2012
Only two weeks left to participate in The Scientist’s 2013 survey for best place to work in the life sciences.
Best Places to Work Surveys Open
The Scientist Staff | Aug 31, 2012
Rate your employer today in The Scientist’s 2013 surveys for the best life science workplaces.
Best in Academia, 2012
The Scientist Staff | Aug 1, 2012
Topping this year’s survey of academic researchers is the J. David Gladstone Institutes, a San Francisco-based nonprofit biomedical research organization with a focus on cardiovascular disease, virology and immunology, and neurodegenerative disorders
Best Places to Work Academia, 2012
The Scientist Staff | Aug 1, 2012
On the 10th anniversary of The Scientist’s survey of life science academics, institutions are contending with tighter budgets and larger administrative staffs, while working to sustain and inspire their researchers.
Best in Industry, 2012
Best in Industry, 2012
The Scientist Staff | Jun 1, 2012
Whether working for a pharmaceutical giant or a biotech start-up with a unique vision, researchers who responded to this year’s Best Places to Work in Industry survey are translating society’s most pressing scientific needs into a new generation of drugs, research tools, and cutting-edge innovations.
Best Places to Work Industry, 2012
The Scientist Staff | Jun 1, 2012
Much has changed in the 10 years since our first survey of industry researchers. Large companies are now looking to small, nimble ones for services as well as innovation.
Best Places to Work Postdocs, 2012
Sabrina Richards | Apr 2, 2012
Much has changed in the last 10 years for postdocs, who are staying in their positions longer than ever before—and coming out with more to show for it.
Best Places for Postdocs, 2012
Sabrina Richards | Apr 1, 2012
Postdocs at this year’s top-ranked institutions get to tackle human health and disease from every angle. 
Best Places Surveys Are Closed
Jef Akst | Oct 25, 2011
The Scientist's 2012 Best Places to Work surveys have closed.
Thank You for Taking our Survey!
N/A | Sep 12, 2011
Thank you for completing this year's Best Places to Work Survey. 
Best Places to Work Academia, 2011
The Scientist Staff | Jul 1, 2011
Whether it’s attending a Scottish dance party or asking physics buffs to custom build your tools, researchers at this year’s top institutions are getting creative at work.
Best in Academia, 2011
The Scientist Staff | Jul 1, 2011
Meet some of the finalists of this year's Best Places to Work in Academia survey. 
Best Places to Work Postdocs, 2011
Cristina Luiggi | Mar 1, 2011
Setting up your own scientific laboratory is no easy task, but this year’s respondents are using their postdoc experiences to prepare for the challenge.