Tenure Track

The Importance of Mentoring

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A discussion with Tabbye Chavous, Dean of U Michigan on the importance of mentoring.

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The Importance of Networking and Self Promotion on the Tenure Track

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Sari Van Anders, a social neuroendocrinologist from U. Michigan gives some insight as to how to network and why you should really be self-promoting yourself! Read the rest of this entry »

NextProf Science 2016 – The Faculty Search Process

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How to successfully apply for a faculty position? How to write your application? How to get an interview? Read on! Read the rest of this entry »

NextProf Science 2016 – Life in Academia

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What are the benefits and challenges of a career in Academia?

Panelists:

  • Ruth Blake (Yale, Geochemistry)
  • Baldomero Olivera (University of Utah, Biology)
  • Mary James (Reed College, a SLAC)

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How to Develop a Great Research Idea

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We were joined by David R. Walt, PhD, the Robinson Professor of Chemistry and HHMI investigator on how to develop your next big scientific idea for success in Academia and Industry. Here are a few highlights from the talk:

Idea
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