Scientific Life for Postdoctoral Study Resources

  1. Making the Right Moves: A Practical Guide to Scientific Management for Postdocs and New Faculty. http://www.hhmi.org/resources/labmanagement/moves.html
  2. Based on courses held in 2002 and 2005 by the Burroughs Wellcome Fund and HHMI, this book is a collection of practical advice and experiences from seasoned biomedical investigators. The second edition contains three new chapters on laboratory leadership, project management, and teaching and course design.
  3. Career Planning Resources, made available by the National Postdoctoral Association. http://www.nationalpostdoc.org/careers/career-planning-resources
  4. Career Advice for Life Scientists http://www.ascb.org/newsfiles/cals1.pdf and Career Advice for Life Scientists, Vol. 2, http://www.ascb.org/newsfiles/cals2.pdf made available from the American Society for Cell Biology career webpage. http://www.ascb.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=607&Itemid=36
  5. Science Careers, from the journal Science. http://sciencecareers.sciencemag.org/career_magazine