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We’re awarding $1,000 for travel to Translational Science 2018 to the author of the most viewed post between now and February 13.

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Q&A: How to Give a Chalk Talk

BRET Office of Career Development and the ASPIRE Program

You have a whiteboard, a marker, and an hour to convince a department to hire you. How will you handle it? Senior faculty give their advice.

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How to Make Your Team Stand Out When Interviewing Prospective Students

Fighty Squirrel, PhD, Awe.Some.

It's student interview season, which likely means your Fridays will be filled with 30-minute sessions with bright eyed young scholars hoping to secure a slot in your program and maybe …

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Think You’re an Imposter? Here’s How to Know for Sure

David Sacks, PhD

Many scholars fear that they don’t belong. There’s a surefire way to know if you’re really an imposter.

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National Research Opportunities Bulletin Board

Aimee Edgeworth, BA Creative Writing, AA Social Behavioral Sciences

Check in often for a current list of national research opportunities with upcoming deadlines.

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Multi Year Study Reveals Significant Bias Against Women in Grant Review

Fighty Squirrel, PhD, Awe.Some.

When panel's took a 'science first' approach to ranking grants, women fared as well as men. But that's not how it's done.

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Three (Grant) Peeves in a Pod: Appearance Matters

Cranky Reviewer

Beauty is in the eye of the reviewer and we like simple elegance.

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A Year at Edge for Scholars - 2017

Helen Bird

Top Edge for Scholars posts from 2017

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Year 15 as a PI. Spoiler, It's a Still a Challenge

Fighty Squirrel, PhD, Awe.Some.

A hop, skip and a jump away Pipette Protagonist is dishing on what it's like to be a Year 1 PI. Turns out it's tough, but Pipette makes pointed recommendations and …

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Not that Kind of Year: Tales of Year 1 as a New PI

Pipette Protagonist, PhD

Spoiler: It’s a challenge

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Fighty Squirrel, PhD, Awe.Some.

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