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GSA Career Development Symposia
GeneticsCareers.org
Mentoring and Professional Development
Career Series
Resources For:
Undergraduates
Graduate Students
Postdocs
Early Career Faculty

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Graduate Student Resources

 

Graduate Life

 

Benchfly blog: Graduate School Survival Guide

PhDs: Succeeding in graduate school

ASHG: Create an individual development plan

Careers in Science and Engineering: A Student Planning Guide to Grad School and Beyond (NAP)

National Postdoc Association: Resources for choosing a Postdoc

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Professional Development

 

Science Careers: Developing a good CV

ASHG: How to make a quality cover letter

Benchfly blog: Making an elevator pitch

Science Careers: Networking

Benchfly blog: Successful mentoring

 

 

Grant Writing and Publishing

 

NIAID: Sample Applications & More

NCI: Quick guide for grant applications

NIH: Grant writing tips sheets

The Chronicle: Grant-writing tips for graduate students

NSF: A Guide for Proposal Writing

APS: Writing Grants

APS: Writing Manuscripts

ACS Webinar: Fundamentals of Effective Scientic Writing-Manuscripts and Grants

Endaz Group: How to write for and get published in scientific journals

APS: Writing Manuscript/Grant Reviews

 

 

Presentation Advice and Guidelines

 

GSA: Tips for first-time conference attendee

Designing conference posters (Colin Purrington)

ASPB: How to make a great poster

Benchfly blog: How to give a good talk

Science Careers: Giving a great presentation

ASPB: How to make a great talk

APS: Giving a Seminar

How to give a bad presentation (an irreverent look at presentation skills)

 

 

Careers in Genetics


GSA Career Series (Interviews with scientists about careers outside of traditional academia)

GeneticsCareers.org

NPA: Career Options for PhDs

ASHG: Careers in Human Genetics

ASHG: Create an individual development plan

 

 

Student Awards

 

DeLill Nasser Award for Professional Development in Genetics

FASEB MARC Award

GSA Poster Awards