Planning A Career In Biomedical And Life Sciences: Making Informed Choices by Avrum I. Gotlieb

Planning A Career In Biomedical And Life Sciences: Making Informed Choices

byAvrum I. GotliebEditorAvrum I. Gotlieb

Paperback | December 10, 2014

not yet rated|write a review

Pricing and Purchase Info

$49.26 online 
$64.95
Earn 246 plum® points
HURRY, ONLY 1 LEFT!

In stock online

Ships free on orders over $25

Not available in stores

about

Planning a Career in Biomedical and Life Sciences presents useful information, insights, and tips to those pursuing a career in the biomedical and life sciences. The book focuses on making educated choices during schooling, training, and job searching in both the academic and non-academic sectors. The premise ofPlanning a Career in Biomedical and Life Sciences is that by understanding the full path of a career in either the biomedical or life science fields, you can proactively plan your career, recognize any opportunities that present themselves, and be well prepared to address important aspects of your own professional development. Topics include choosing your training path, selecting the best supervisor/mentor, and negotiating a job offer.

  • Provides strategies on evaluating biomedical and life sciences education and professional development opportunities in a thorough and systematic fashion.
  • Discusses possible pitfalls and offers insight into how to navigate them successfully at various points of a scientist's career.
  • Offers valuable advice on how to make the best choices for yourself at any stage in your career.

Details & Specs

Title:Planning A Career In Biomedical And Life Sciences: Making Informed ChoicesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:144 pages, 8.75 × 6.35 × 0.68 inPublished:December 10, 2014Publisher:Academic PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0128022426

ISBN - 13:9780128022429

Look for similar items by category:

Customer Reviews of Planning A Career In Biomedical And Life Sciences: Making Informed Choices

Reviews

Extra Content

Table of Contents

My Career in Biomedical and Life Sciences Prologue 1.Getting Bitten by the Bug 2.Creating a Dynamic Training Path 3.Undergraduate Studies 4.Choosing the Best Graduate Program for Your Needs 5.Postgraduate Studies: Preparing to Launch 6.Your First Job: Choosing and Preparing Well for an Academic Career 7.The Next Ten Years in Academia 8.Into the Future: The Path to Academic Leadership 9.Your First Job: Choosing and Preparing Well for a Non-Academic Career Appendix: Comprehensive Answers to Frequently Asked Questions Epilogue