The Chicago Guide to Landing a Job in Academic Biology.
By: Chandler, C. Ray.
Contributor(s): Wolfe, Lorne M | Promislow, Daniel E. L.Material type: TextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Chicago Guides to Academic Life: Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2014Description: 1 online resource (161 p.).ISBN: 9780226101316.Subject(s): Biologists -- EmploymentGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: The Chicago Guide to Landing a Job in Academic BiologyDDC classification: 570.7 LOC classification: QH314Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Contents -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- 1: The Academic Job Market -- 2: Choosing a Graduate Program -- 3: Prepare Early for Your Job Search -- 4: Target Your Job Search -- 5: The Application -- 6: Preparing for the Interview -- 7: The Interview -- 8: The Seminar -- 9: Social Time -- 10: The Negotiations -- 11: All in the Family -- Afterword -- References Cited
The Chicago Guide to Landing a Job in Academic Biology is an indispensable guide for graduate students and post-docs as they enter that domain red in tooth and claw: the job market. An academic career in the biological sciences typically demands well over a decade of technical training. So it's ironic that when a scholar reaches the most critical stage in that career-the search for a job following graduate work-he or she receives little or no formal preparation. Instead, students are thrown into the job market with only cursory guidance on how to search for and land a position. Now there's hel
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