Scientists Don’t Stay for Long in Their Jobs Anymore: Study
Scientists Don’t Stay for Long in Their Jobs Anymore: Study
Plus, more scientists nowadays spend their entire careers in supporting roles, rather than leading their own research programs.
Scientists Don’t Stay for Long in Their Jobs Anymore: Study
Scientists Don’t Stay for Long in Their Jobs Anymore: Study

Plus, more scientists nowadays spend their entire careers in supporting roles, rather than leading their own research programs.

Plus, more scientists nowadays spend their entire careers in supporting roles, rather than leading their own research programs.

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Scientists Fear DACA Cancellation
Scientists Fear DACA Cancellation
Jef Akst, Shawna Williams | Sep 4, 2017
Some researchers are at risk of job loss and even deportation if Trump decides to end a program that allows undocumented immigrants who arrived in the U.S. as children to obtain work permits. 
Opinion: Tales from the Nonacademic Career Path
Opinion: Tales from the Nonacademic Career Path
Anna Kriebs | Sep 3, 2017
Graduate students from The Scripps Research Institute share how they prepared to enter policy, law, biotech, and beyond.
Post-Grad Job Prospects
Post-Grad Job Prospects
Viviane Callier | Apr 28, 2016
A new study quantifies the imbalance between the number of biomedical graduate job seekers and available positions in the U.S.
Jobs for Refugee Scientists
Jobs for Refugee Scientists
Kerry Grens | Oct 7, 2015
The European Commission has pledged to help find positions for researchers fleeing their home countries.
Think Before You Fire
Think Before You Fire
Sarah Ramsay | May 1, 2015
Industry layoffs may save a few dollars, at the cost of losing the collective brainpower of thousands of scientists.
Bias in Hiring Female STEM Faculty
Bias in Hiring Female STEM Faculty
Kerry Grens | Apr 14, 2015
Women applying to faculty openings in science or engineering have a two-fold better chance of getting the job than men, according to a hiring simulation.
Layoffs, Restructuring at GSK
Layoffs, Restructuring at GSK
Tracy Vence | Dec 4, 2014
GlaxoSmithKline is eliminating 900 US jobs—most in R&D.
Opinion: The Planet Needs More Plant Scientists
Opinion: The Planet Needs More Plant Scientists
Alan M. Jones | Oct 1, 2014
Academia is not producing sufficient PhDs in the plant sciences to solve the crop production challenges facing a rapidly growing population.
Opinion: How Postdocs Can Participate
Opinion: How Postdocs Can Participate
Jessica Polka | Sep 18, 2014
Graduate students and postdoctoral researchers should be taking part in discussions on the future of biomedical research.