Planning for a Career in Biomedical and Life Sciences

Planning for a Career in Biomedical and Life Sciences:Learn to Navigate a Tough Research Culture by Harnessing the Power of Career Building, Second Edition, presents useful information, insights and tips to those pursuing a career in the biomedical and life sciences. The book focuses on making educated choices during schooling, training, and the job search in both the academic and non-academic sectors. The book's premise lies in the notion that if users understand the full path of a career in either the biomedical or life science fields, they can proactively plan their career, recognize any opportunities that present themselves, and be well prepared to address important aspects of their own professional development. Topics include choosing a training path, selecting the best supervisor/mentor, and negotiating a job offer. Updates to this edition include an outline of core competencies to achieve success, how to build soft skills and tailor them to specific job opportunities, and how to increase collaborations across disciplines. Additionally, coverage on issues around diversity, health, wellness and work/life balance are expanded. This book is a valuable resource for undergraduate, graduate, medical and postdoctoral students in the biomedical and life sciences, as well as academic faculty and advisors. Revised and updated to address dealing with student failure and rejection and developing resilience Provides strategies on evaluating biomedical and life sciences education and professional development opportunities in a thorough and systematic fashion Discusses possible pitfalls and offers insight into how to navigate successfully at various points of a scientist’s career Offers valuable advice on how to make the best choices for yourself at any stage in your career and how to choose supervisors and mentors who will support your career goals

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  • Author : Avrum I. Gotlieb
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Pages : 184 pages
  • ISBN : 0128149795
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Planning for a Career in Biomedical and Life Sciences

Planning for a Career in Biomedical and Life Sciences
  • Author : Avrum I. Gotlieb
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 31 May 2018
GET THIS BOOKPlanning for a Career in Biomedical and Life Sciences

Planning for a Career in Biomedical and Life Sciences:Learn to Navigate a Tough Research Culture by Harnessing the Power of Career Building, Second Edition, presents useful information, insights and tips to those pursuing a career in the biomedical and life sciences. The book focuses on making educated choices during schooling, training, and the job search in both the academic and non-academic sectors. The book's premise lies in the notion that if users understand the full path of a career

Planning a Career in Biomedical and Life Sciences

Planning a Career in Biomedical and Life Sciences
  • Author : Avrum I. Gotlieb
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 08 December 2014
GET THIS BOOKPlanning a Career in Biomedical and Life Sciences

Planning a Career in Biomedical and Life Sciences presents useful information, insights, and tips to those pursuing a career in the biomedical and life sciences. The book focuses on making educated choices during schooling, training, and job searching in both the academic and non-academic sectors. The premise of Planning a Career in Biomedical and Life Sciences is that by understanding the full path of a career in either the biomedical or life science fields, you can proactively plan your career,

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  • Author : National Research Council,Policy and Global Affairs,Board on Higher Education and Workforce,Education and Career Studies Unit,Committee on National Needs for Biomedical and Behavioral Scientists
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release : 16 September 2000
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As biomedical and behavioral research progresses into new areas, the number of scientists active in various fields rises and falls, and the health needs of the U.S. population evolve, it is important to ensure that the preparation of future investigators reflects these changes. This book addresses these topics by considering questions such as the following: What is the current supply of biomedical and behavioral scientists? How is future demand for scientists likely to be affected by factors such as

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  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release : 28 February 2006
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  • Author : Great Britain: Parliament: House of Commons: Science and Technology Committee,Great Britain. Parliament. House of Commons. Select Committee on Science and Technology
  • Publisher : The Stationery Office
  • Release : 25 May 2011
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  • Publisher : Geological Society of America
  • Release : 26 July 2018
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  • Author : National Research Council,Policy and Global Affairs,Board on Higher Education and Workforce,Committee to Study the National Needs for Biomedical, Behavioral, and Clinical Research Personnel
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release : 28 March 2011
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  • Author : Sarah Blackford
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 10 September 2012
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Career Planning for Research Bioscientists is anessential careers guide for bioscience doctoral students andpostdoctoral researchers. It contains a wealth of information andresources specifically targeted at research bioscientists, withpractical strategies to enhance career success in an increasinglycompetitive job market. Advice on how to write a winning CVtogether with examples adapted for different jobs is presented, aswell as practical exercises to assist with skills analysis anddecision making. Profiles of PhD-qualified bioscienstists ina range of professions including academic research, industry,science communication, management