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Career Trends: Exploring Careers Beyond the Bench

December 20th, 2014 From AAAS Science Career:Last month, the U.S. National Science Foundation (NSF) released a report with some grim news that confirmed what is painfully obvious to recent Ph.D. graduates in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) fields: Unemployment for this cohort is on the rise (at 2.4% in 2010, up nearly a percentage […]

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New postdoc report covers familiar ground (US)

By Beryl Lieff Benderly, Jim Austin December 10, 2014 “Concern about the postdoctoral training system has been gnawing at the research community for decades.” So starts the report, The Postdoctoral Experience Revisited, issued today by the U.S. National Academies. It’s the sequel to the seminal report from 2000, Enhancing the Postdoctoral Experience for Scientists and Engineers. “The […]

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Applications for the 2015 Branco Weiss fellowship are now open!

December 12th, 2014 Society in Science – The Branco Weiss Fellowship is a unique postdoc program. It awards young researchers around the world with a generous personal research grant, giving them the freedom to work on whatever topic they choose anywhere in the world, for up to five years. This research fellowship is designed to […]

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BCCA/UBC, Post-doctoral Position Available

December 7th, 2014 A full-time postdoctoral fellowship position is currently available in the lab, located in the Terry Fox Laboratory at the BC Cancer Research Centre at 675 West 10th Avenue, Vancouver. Utilizing molecular biology, cell culture, and animal modeling techniques, the successful applicant will investigate molecular properties of hematological malignancies. Applicants should have a recent […]

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Post Doctoral Fellowship, University of Prince Edward Island

December 1st, 2014 – You can check the poster of this position here. Dr. Kate Tilleczek Professor & Canada Research Chair (Tier I) Young Lives in Global & Local Contexts Director, Young Lives Research- UPEI The Position -Post-doctoral fellowship   (one year)  The Duties Dr. Kate Tilleczek, Director of The Young Lives Research Lab at the University […]

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