I found an interesting blog by “Dr. 27” about her career path from PhD to postdoc to staff scientist. Some really great stuff there! Two posts I thought were really interesting were her descriptions of day to day life as a lab manager – the posts are from a few years ago, but definitely still… Read More Dr 27 – being a lab manager
I’ve been looking for jobs for a little while now, mainly outside of academia, and the number one piece of feedback I’ve been getting is that companies are looking for applicants with postdoctoral experience. I can’t help but feel that if I’m not interested in continuing in academia, I should make the move as soon… Read More Should I do a postdoc?
Here’s an excellent article summing up some of the concerns and potential impacts of Brexit on UK science by my friend Gary McDowell. The result of the vote has made me pause and have to reconsider my intention to move back to the UK, for many of the reasons discussed in Gary’s article. I’m based… Read More Brexit and UK science