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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, 2018
國際標準書號 9780674986794 (paperback)
0674986792 (paperback)
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 人社中心  Q147 S55 2018    在架上    30560400649684
版本 First Harvard University Press paperback edition
說明 xi, 260 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
附註 Includes bibliographical references (pages 243-249) and index
Preface -- Introduction -- Part I. Getting to know yourself: 1. How to connect your interests to careers -- 2. But I have no skills! (and other myths) -- 3. How to identify your personal values -- Part II. Getting to know the world of work: 4. To postdoc or not to postdoc? -- 5. Career options for PhDs in science -- 6. Strategies for exploring careers and building experience -- 7. How to network effectively -- Part III. Getting started on your job search: 8. How to craft your individual development plan -- 9. How to apply for jobs -- 10. How to interview and negotiate -- Conclusion: Making a successful transition -- Appendix A. Identifying career pathways for PhDs in science -- Appendix B. Resources for PhDs -- Notes -- References -- Acknowledgments -- Index
"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
Doctor of philosophy degree. fast (OCoLC)fst00896050
Labor supply -- Effect of education on. fast (OCoLC)fst00990178
Science -- Vocational guidance. fast (OCoLC)fst01108513
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