Lab Ideas

Career Development Week Part II

Last week we tried something new in the lab, Career Development Week. The goal was for everyone to consider and prioritize career development activities. I also wanted to give them ideas for practical things they Read more

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Lab Ideas

Community for New PIs

Being a new PI can be a bit lonely. You’re no longer in a cohort of postdocs or trainees and you may be one of only a few recent hires within your department or institution. Read more

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Lab Ideas

Career Development Week!

We’re going to try something new in the Avasthi Lab. July 27-August 3 will be Career Development Week! I’m trying to encourage lab members to participate in activities that will promote their career development and Read more

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Pro-tips

Preprints: Taking the Next Step

What can be said that hasn’t already been said about preprints? If you’re new to this topic, I’ll wait while you browse around at ASAPbio and Biorxiv. To move forward from discussions about the pros and Read more

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Pro-tips

The Future of Scientific Publishing

A critical meeting is taking place starting the evening of February 16, 2016 and into February 17th to discuss the future of scientific publishing and the potential role of preprints in the changing landscape. The meeting will Read more

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