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作者 Sinche, Melanie V., author
書名 Next gen PhD : a guide to career paths in science / Melanie V. Sinche
出版項 Cambridge, Massachusetts : Harvard University Press, 2016
國際標準書號 9780674504653 (hbk.)
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 人文社會聯圖  Q147 .S55 2016    在架上    30660020184128
說明 xi, 260 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
附註 Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-249) and index
Part I. Getting to know yourself -- Connecting your interests to careers -- But I have no skills and other myths -- Identifying your personal values -- Part II. Getting to know the world of work -- To postdoc or not to postdoc? -- Career options for PhDs in science -- Strategies for exploring careers and building experience -- Networking effectively to uncover opportunities -- Part III. Getting started on your job search -- Crafting your individual development plan -- Assembling your application materials and applying for jobs -- Interviewing and negotiating tactics -- Conclusion: Making a successful transition
"An upper-level degree is a prized asset in the eyes of many employers, and nonfaculty careers once considered Plan B are now preferred by the majority of science degree holders. Melanie Sinche profiles science PhDs across a wide range of disciplines who share proven strategies for landing a rewarding occupation inside or outside the university."-- Provided by publisher
主題 Science -- Vocational guidance
Doctor of philosophy degree
Labor supply -- Effect of education on
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