training
Opinion: We Must Make Data More Accessible for Bioinformatics Training
Opinion: We Must Make Data More Accessible for Bioinformatics Training
David W. Craig | Apr 1, 2018
In addition to programs geared towards transforming biologists into bioinformaticians, students need more raw material available for their education.
Addressing Biomedical Science’s PhD Problem
Addressing Biomedical Science’s PhD Problem
Catherine Offord | Jan 1, 2017
Researchers and institutions seek to bridge the gap between emerging life science professionals and available positions.
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.
Opinion: Separate Training from Research Budgets
Opinion: Separate Training from Research Budgets
Viviane Callier | Oct 7, 2014
In order to make the most of biomedical research funding and to better support trainees, institutions should recognize postdocs as employees.
Report: Current Research System “Unsustainable”
Report: Current Research System “Unsustainable”
Tracy Vence | Apr 15, 2014
Four prominent academics call for an overhaul of the US biomedical research workforce.
Video Game Boosts Multitasking Skills
Video Game Boosts Multitasking Skills
Chris Palmer | Sep 4, 2013
Training for several hours with a racing video game improves the multitasking abilities of 60- to 85-year-olds for up to six months.
Online Career Planning
Edyta Zielinska | Sep 7, 2012
One of the largest biological professional societies has developed an online tool to help early stage scientists plan successful careers.