Making the Right Moves: A Practical Guide to Scientific Management for Postdocs and New Faculty
Based on courses held in 2002 and 2005 by the Burroughs Wellcome Fund and HHMI, this book is a collection of practical advice and experiences from seasoned biomedical investigators. The second edition contains three new chapters on laboratory leadership, project management, and teaching and course design.
© 2006 by the Howard Hughes Medical Institute and the Burroughs Wellcome Fund.
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Writing a Letter of Recommendation
How to Be a Member of an R01 NIH Study Section
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