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When you become a scientist or a principal investigator for the first time it can be very daunting because till now you were guided by someone who wanted you to succeed…
Tips on how mid-career researchers can boost their career
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Camille Noûs, a French researcher and prolific author with no less than 180 published scientific articles in the past year. However, Camille has been the subject of much…
Will the mysterious Camille Noûs spark changes in the French reform laws?
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Reading relevant and recent literature is as integral a part of a researcher’s life as is conducting research. This free downloadable handbook offers tips on how you can…
7 Steps to a more effective literature search [Free downloadable handbook]
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Only one in three researchers in the world is a woman, according to recent estimates by the UNESCO Institute for Statistics (UIS). Men continue to dominate science,…
Women in science need a level playing field
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Elsevier and University of California (UC) sign an open access (OA) publishing deal that will include Elsevier's most prestigious journals such as The Lancet and Cell
Elsevier and University of California sign an OA agreement; includes Elsevier's most prestigious journals
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The voice of women in academia is growing stronger and yet the gender gap continues to be a prominent issue even today. Women often have to shoulder more…
What will make it easy for women to pursue their academic goals? 5 Notable women in academia share their thoughts
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Spending on R&D is to increase, as per China's recently announced 14th Five-Year Plan (2021-2025)
Wouldn’t it be interesting to take a peek into how academic mothers managed their work while also taking care of their kids during the pandemic? We spoke to three…
Late last month, the UK government announced their plans to launch the Advanced Research & Invention Agency (ARIA) – an independent, scientist-led research agency to…
The competing time demands of family and work, along with the emotional burdens arising from the pandemic pose different challenges for researchers. However, new data…