Career Planning for Research Bioscientists

By: Sarah Blackford (Author)

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"Career Planning for Research Bioscientists" is an essential careers guide for bioscience doctoral students and postdoctoral researchers. It contains a wealth of information and resources specifically targeted at research bioscientists, with practical strategies to enhance career success in an increasingly competitive job market. Advice on how to write a winning CV together with examples adapted for different jobs is presented, as well as practical exercises to assist with skills analysis and decision making. Profiles of PhD-qualified bioscienstists in a range of professions including academic research, industry, science communication, management and consultancy provide valuable insights into how others have managed their careers, and tactics such as networking and using social media demonstrate how new opportunities can be discovered. The content of this book is aimed primarily at research bioscientists, however much of the advice and information will be a useful reference for other students and researchers looking for an effective career planning strategy.

A companion website with additional resources is available at www.wiley.com/go/blackford/careerplanning and you can visit Sarah Blackford's blog at www.biosciencecareers.org for more information.

Title: Career Planning for Research Bioscientists

Author Name: Sarah Blackford (Author)

Categories: Other,

Publisher: U.S.A., Wiley: 2012

ISBN Number: 140519670X

ISBN Number 13: 9781405196703

Binding: Soft Cover

Book Condition: Good

Seller ID: 106404

Description: Good condition. Career Planning for Research Bioscientists By Sarah Blackford (Author) Product Details Paperback: 192 pages Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell; 1 edition (November 28, 2012) Language: English ISBN-10: 140519670X ISBN-13: 9781405196703 Product Dimensions: 8.7 x 0.4 x 10.9 inches

Keywords: Career Planning for Research Bioscientists