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The Research Trainee Career Support Center provides you with articles and resources that will assist you as you contemplate your move into a non-trainee, professional career track.

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Articles of Interest

Ever wonder who investigates allegations of research falsification, fabrication and plagiarism? David Hudson, Ph.D., does exactly that for University of Virginia. Read more about this profession and his career path here!


Jefferson Medical College
Department of Neuroscience
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Position:An NIH-funded post-doctoral fellowship position is available immediately for an individual with interest in examining the role played by astrocytes in animal models of spinal cord injury (SCI) and the neurodegenerative disorder, ALS. The candidate should also have an interest in stem cell biology and gene therapy, both for understanding disease etiology and developing therapeutics via strategies such as transplantation.


Are you thinking about pursuing a career in Industry? This Web page is the perfect resource to help you make an informed decision.


Ever wonder how interviewers think about interviews? Dave Jensen wrote an article for Science Careers to help you gain insight into the mind of an interviewer and land your dream job!