Fresh Findings

Newly published research

Where do all the post docs go?

full_07302014-rathboneAs someone who is constantly looking for data on the next step, I found this article about why it’s hard to track post-docs’ career trajectories interesting and enlightening. The article also gives some information about where the known post-docs end up, and links to further information.

Neuroscience is officially the coolest

Dr. Sally Rockey is NIH’s Deputy Director of Extramural Research and a blogger.
On her blog “Rock Talk” she highlights trends in how NIH spends it’s money and makes it’s decisions.
NIH-SUPPORTED PH.D. RECIPIENTS TRENDS IN MAJOR FIELDS OF STUDY OF NIH-SUPPORTED PH.D. RECIPIENTS

Yesterday’s post had a focus on trainees and fellows. Turns out they have data on the number of PhDs being awarded in the fields of study relevant to the NIH. Guess which field represents the red line rising above the others….

Find out more at the article: What’s trending in PhD Fields of Study for NIH Trainees and Fellow