Columbia University Postdocs Vote to UnionizeColumbia University Postdocs Vote to Unionize
Columbia University Postdocs Vote to Unionize
More than 2,000 individuals favor the bargaining unit—the first at a private university in the US.
Columbia University Postdocs Vote to Unionize
Columbia University Postdocs Vote to Unionize

More than 2,000 individuals favor the bargaining unit—the first at a private university in the US.

More than 2,000 individuals favor the bargaining unit—the first at a private university in the US.

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Scientists Are Opting for Remote Postdoc Positions
Scientists Are Opting for Remote Postdoc Positions
Ashley Yeager | May 1, 2018
Technology and family constraints are making the “ghostdoc” more popular, but the setup is not without costs, researchers say.
Ten-Minute Sabbatical
Ten-Minute Sabbatical
The Scientist Staff | Nov 1, 2017
Take a break from the bench to puzzle and peruse.
US Postdocs Grapple with Salary Changes
US Postdocs Grapple with Salary Changes
Karen Zusi | Dec 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.
Making the Most of School
Making the Most of School
Viviane Callier | May 1, 2016
Agencies and institutions strive to better prepare graduate students and postdocs for futures in academia and beyond.
New Year, New Lab
New Year, New Lab
Karen Zusi | Jan 5, 2016
Scientists share their 2016 resolutions across Twitter.
2015 Life Sciences Salary Survey
2015 Life Sciences Salary Survey
Amanda B. Keener, Karen Zusi | Nov 1, 2015
This year’s survey highlights dramatic regional, sector, and gender variations.
Opinion: Experiences of an Itinerant Scientist
Opinion: Experiences of an Itinerant Scientist
Sumantra Chatterjee | Jul 14, 2015
What I’ve learned doing science in three different countries 
Staying Active in the Lab
Staying Active in the Lab
Jenny Rood | Jul 1, 2015
Retiring as a professor, and even shutting down your own lab, doesn’t necessarily mean quitting research.
Trainee Raise
Trainee Raise
Bob Grant | Jan 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.