Friday, September 21, 2012

Planning Career Paths for Ph.D.s

Submitted to AASWomen by Nancy Brickhouse. 


The 7 Sept 2012 issue of Science has an editorial on "Planning Career Paths for Ph.D.s" by Jim Austin and Bruce Alberts:

http://www.sciencemag.org/content/337/6099/1149.full

A free web application is now available for the purpose of long-career planning, starting at the postdoctoral level:

http://myidp.sciencecareers.org

While originally directed toward the biomedical field, this application is also pertinent to astronomers.