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Are you Ready for Video Interviews?

One of the current trends in the application process for industry positions is to use video interviewing. Currently, business, science, and technology companies are using video interviews as the first step in the interviewing process after a candidate applies for a position because it saves money and staff time for the firms to screen candidates prior to inviting them for face-to face interviews. 981 more words

Job Search

Seismic Disruption in Medical and Science Research

What is the role of government? Above all, I think this question has been driving the political divide that has occurred since the election last November. 212 more words

Science Communication

9 Tips For Communicating Science To People Who Are Not Scientists

The clickbait title is not my own. But it is the title of an article in Forbes about how to better communicate science with the public. 88 more words

Science Communication

Analyzing the NIH Alumni Database: Where are our NIH postdocs going?

In the OITE we are often asked about the career paths of former postdocs. While we do not conduct mandatory exit surveys, we do have some data from the OITE NIH Alumni Database. 793 more words

Careers In Science

Doing a NERC REP

Ben Fernando

Hello everyone! I’ve just started my PhD on the Environmental Research DTP in Oxford, and like most other people here I am funded by the UK’s Natural Environment Research Council (NERC). 824 more words


Press release: FoR Vancouver Symposium 2017

On February 20th 2017, Future of Research Vancouver is hosting a symposium for early-career researchers from British Columbia. Current job structures in science, and opportunities for funding, training, and support, make careers in research unpredictable and insecure for many of the young scientists in Canada. 449 more words

British Columbia

Where Do I Begin? Industry Careers for Scientists

One of the most challenging questions that developing scientists must answer is, “Should I pursue an academic or industry career?” For some, the pursuit of an… 307 more words

Careers In Science