Career Questions tagged Research

Is academic research or internships better?

I am planning to go into aerospace engineering and astronomy. Would academic research or internships be more beneficial for future job prospects and staying competitive in the job market? #internship #research #jobs...

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Julie Garcia, MSN, APRN, CNS, CCRP’s Avatar Lillian Wang, LMSW’s Avatar Jono Anzalone’s Avatar
Active Nov 05 at 12:08 PM

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Posted by Henry K.’s Avatar Henry K.
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Julie Garcia, MSN, APRN, CNS, CCRP | Clinical Research Nurse Hi Henry,Go Wildcats! Both academic research and internships offer you valuable ...

Do global internships benefit you when it comes to veterinary school applications??

I'm currently an undergraduate looking to apply to vet school in a few years. I know that having relevant experience is crucial, so I've been applying for lots of internships. I fond some summer opportunities abroad, but there are steep program fees and I'm wondering if entry into these would...

#admissions #grad-school #veterinary #resume #internship #science #veterinary-school #research #vet-school #application #job #graduate-school #college #veterinarian #global #work

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Active Nov 14 at 12:15 AM

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Posted by Kathryn C.’s Avatar Kathryn C.
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Lindsay Williambrown | Award-Winning Enterprise Transformation | Humane People Strategy | ... I would highly advise to use your internships to gain experience ...

How do I get psychology research experience?

I'm finishing my B.A. in psychology and I have no research experience other than what I've done in statistics courses. Is there a way to get more research experience? #psychology,...

#research

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Lillian Wang, LMSW’s Avatar Hossein Fattahi MD MA’s Avatar Linda Ann Robinson, Ph.D.’s Avatar
Active Oct 29 at 03:59 PM

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Posted by Amy C.’s Avatar Amy C.
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Lillian Wang, LMSW | Career Counselor in Higher Education Yes, there are multiple ways you can get more experience! Your ...

When studying how do you make it the most effective?

I have been doing some research on how to keep on top of studying so that you don't fall behind. In my research I found it says to spend about 15-20 minutes studding a subject each day but it doesn't say what to study. That doesn't seam like a lot of time to get a whole lot of time to get...

#septoct2018 #studying #newstudent #research

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Active Nov 14 at 07:30 AM

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Posted by Julianna D.’s Avatar Julianna D.
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Paramjit Kaur | PHD , Centre for Systems Biology & Bioinformatics, ... Hi dear JuliannaWell, I think the most important thing while studying ...

How can I combine chemistry and linguistics?

I am double-majoring in chemistry and linguistics. Both seem equally fascinating to me, and I would not want to give up one. I am wondering though, what jobs could I pursue with that combination? #chemistry #college #doublemajor #linguistics #stem #...

#research

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Active Nov 14 at 11:53 AM

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Posted by Tomiris K.’s Avatar Tomiris K.
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Dhairya Dalal | NLP and Machine Learning @ Talla Interesting combination. Irrespective of job opportunities, you definitely pursue both majors. ...

What advice do you have for an upcoming chemist/ chemistry teacher?

i want to know if this is a field many go into, and what the benefits and the disadvantages are in either of these positions. #chemistry #teacher #education...

#research

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Active Sep 27 at 10:43 AM

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Posted by Amberly S.’s Avatar Amberly S.
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Tamasyn Clare | "Whether it’s her first time or her tenth, ... As a teacher myself I can honestly say that maths and ...

Where can I find opportunities for research and/or premed work that will help my med-school application?

I'm looking for research and work opportunities that will help boost my profile when I apply to med schools. #research #biology #science #pre-med...

#career-path

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Active Sep 08 at 05:10 PM

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Posted by Serban I.’s Avatar Serban I.
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Pamela Smith | Experienced Career Advisor Hi Serban,Have you tried volunteering with local blood drives? Or volunteer ...

If I don’t do research in college, will it affect my chances of getting into medical school?

I’ve heard that research opportunities present themselves to students in college. However, what if I never get the opportunity to be chosen to participate in a conducted research investigation? Will it lower my chances of getting in to a medical school? #research...

#medical-research

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Active Oct 03 at 04:27 PM

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Posted by Jocelyn R.’s Avatar Jocelyn R.
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Mary Quiceno, MD, FAAN | Associate Professor of Neurology Research is very important today for admissions. If you don’t have ...

What is the day-to-day of being a scientific researcher?

What does a physics or chemistry researcher to every day? Is it more experiments or number crunching? #physics #chemistry #research...

#science

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Active Sep 02 at 01:01 AM

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Posted by Claire K.’s Avatar Claire K.
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Aaron Embry | Associate Scientist at Eurofins Lancaster Labs Hi Claire,Science is a field that comes with it's fair share ...

What is the best way to approach a professor about research opportunities

I am wondering about in laboratory research opportunities for undergraduates #professor #network #research...

#relations

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Active Nov 14 at 06:33 PM

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Posted by Yuniba Y.’s Avatar Yuniba Y.
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Sebastien Dubois | Software Engineer @ Airbnb First, you could talk to a professor from one of your ...
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Halleh F Seyson, PMP | Group Vice President The company and the industry have a lot to do with ...

Are there many job opportunities for research outside of being a Professor?

I would like to pursue a career in research within water treatment/ desalination, however I haven't had much luck in determining whether I'll be able to find a job once I complete college. Are there any resources/ insight that might be helpful in my search. Are most research jobs at...

#water #desalination #job #research

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Active Aug 14 at 02:25 PM

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Posted by Ansley G.’s Avatar Ansley G.
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Pieter Sheth-Voss | Founder at Protobi Hi Ansley -- Much research is conducted by commercial companies. and many ...

Have you ever had a job doing some kind of scientific research, if so what was it like?

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Active Oct 23 at 09:31 AM

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Posted by Winifred M.’s Avatar Winifred M.
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Claudia Casarotto | Senior Consultant - Water Resources Management at FAO Hi Winifred,I have two experiences to share:1) I have been involved ...
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential Finding an internship is among the important things that you want ...

What is the hardest part of being a neuroscientist?

How much writing does the job involve and is there enough time to have a family? #science #professional...

#research

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Active Nov 27 at 12:43 AM

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Posted by Maria S.’s Avatar Maria S.
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Chad Corbat | Sales manager The amount of schooling. This will take a lot of dedication ...

Is it difficult to find a job in biology?

Would it be simpler to be able to conduct research in a small city or a large city? #research #clinical-psychology...

#non-profit

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Steve Noffsinger’s Avatar Claudia Lorena Hurtado Toro’s Avatar Martin Nwadiugwu’s Avatar
Active Nov 02 at 09:08 AM

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Posted by Kassandra H.’s Avatar Kassandra H.
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Steve Noffsinger | Plant Scientist/Breeder I think it helps if you find summer work and/or a ...

Who do I get in touch with forscientific research opportunities?

I have always wanted to get in touch with a university in the area, but I don't know where to start. #research...

#science

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Active Aug 28 at 04:31 AM

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Posted by Sadie K.’s Avatar Sadie K.
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Renee Mitchell | Summer Intern - Network Engineering Hi Sadie!I think it's wonderful that you want to get involved ...

How does one gain the traction to begin medicinal research?

As an aspiring biochem/biophysics major who is looking to make pharmaceuticals in the future I was wondering how one would go about getting the resources and clearance to formulate and test new compounds. #medicine #health #research #healthcare #biochem #biophysics...

#pharmaceuticals

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Active Aug 09 at 03:33 AM

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Posted by Benjamin S.’s Avatar Benjamin S.
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Saroj Rai, PhD, MPH | Medical Science Liaison, Neuroscience please can you specify what do you exactly mean by medicinal ...

Do you have any suggestion on what my qualitative research about financial literacy would be about?

I'm having a hard time looking for good thesis statement, and you may have your past research that you could share to me. #research # #researcher #highschool #financial-literacy #management #finance...

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Claudia Casarotto’s Avatar Dana Jordan’s Avatar
Active Oct 23 at 09:21 AM

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Posted by Nailiah S.’s Avatar Nailiah S.
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Claudia Casarotto | Senior Consultant - Water Resources Management at FAO Hello Nailiah, Financial literacy has lots of facets, many not yet ...

What career options are there for economics majors?

I am studying economics at Brown; I really like how economic thinking can solve problems, but I am not a huge fan of math (I do not plan to take any beyond statistics and Calc II which are required). I am very interested in public policy, but more from an applied microeconomics view (rather...

#government #career #professor #economics #phd #policy #research

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Active Jun 24 at 02:12 PM

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Posted by Rebecca A.’s Avatar Rebecca A.
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Dino Perone | National Sales VP/GM, AT&T Enterprise Business Solutions I would suggest a government-related role... an economics background can be ...

How to propose to professor ready for research?

Next semester I am transferring to a new school as a junior. After e-mailing two professors about an independent research class, one e-mailed back mentioning that while I have a lot of research experience, students in their first semester are not normally approved to do independent research and...

#college #conservation #ecology #research

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Active Aug 13 at 05:00 PM

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Posted by Patricia U.’s Avatar Patricia U.
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Kim Igleheart | Employment Counselor | Open Records Specialist Ugh!Are you transferring from a junior college? If so, the work ...

How do you really know what medical field you want to focus on?

Anything related to Medicine catches my attention and I am Willing to dedicate my life to studying and researching and assisting those in need. #career-counseling #medicine #medical #hospital-and-healthcare #doctor #nurse #nursing #healthcare...

#research

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Active Jul 24 at 06:19 PM

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Posted by Meenakshi S.’s Avatar Meenakshi S.
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential Congratulations on being interested in finding the right career to follow.. ...

Research Internship

Hello! I am currently a junior in high school going into my summer before senior year. I am interested in doing a research internship with a local physics college professor over the summer, and I am looking for advice on how to go about that. What steps should I take, what should my email look...

#internship #summer-internship #internships #research

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Active Sep 10 at 06:47 PM

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Posted by Kayleigh G.’s Avatar Kayleigh G.
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Ophelia Wen | Experienced Assurance Associate at PwC LLP Hi Kayleigh! I agree with Satya, it's important to demonstrate in ...

What is the difference between medical school and graduate school in terms of biochemistry?

I have been trying to find detailed information as to how both are different but most websites either give the superficial information or they only talk about how they are similar. I do not know what path to choose so I want to be able to know the difference between the two. I know medical...

#biochemistry #medicalschool #graduateschool #research

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Active May 26 at 03:26 PM

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Posted by Monica G.’s Avatar Monica G.
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Saul Jaime | Post-Doctoral Pharmacologist Hi Monica,I will try to be concise and to the point ...

How to find unique internships or research experience?

I have really wanted a bit more solid work experience over the summer that can make me stand out as a candidate for future jobs or potentially to med schools. I know so many people that get internships or research experience over the summer, but I have no idea where to find these opportunities....

#researcher #work-experience #internships #resources #research

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Active May 19 at 04:43 PM

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Posted by Jade M.’s Avatar Jade M.
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Jillian L. | Experienced Assurance Associate at PwC When I was looking for internships, I found it really helpful ...

What is the advantage of getting a Masters Degree in Clinical Laboratory Science

I would like to get a #masters-degree in #clinical-lab-science but I want to know what the benefit is over solely having a #bachelorsdegree in #medical-laboratory science #healthcare #research #science #medicine #medical...

#clinical

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LaRita Edwards R.T. (R)’s Avatar Steve Noffsinger’s Avatar
Active Nov 08 at 02:22 AM

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Posted by Dierdre S.’s Avatar Dierdre S.
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LaRita Edwards R.T. (R) | Radiologic Technologist at All Florida Orthopaedic Associates I work with a couple Medical Technologist, they say getting your ...

How do I find good research opportunities?

I know that research is extremely important for me as someone who wants to go into medical school, and I want to make sure that I have done a substantial amount of research in my summer. How do I find good opportunities and how do I know what is "good research?" #medicalschool...

#research

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Active Apr 29 at 03:13 PM

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Posted by Hanan M.’s Avatar Hanan M.
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Herman Liu | Clinical Trial Management Associate Hi Hanan,I am assuming you are current in your undergraduate studies. ...

What is the best way to get a research opportunity as a college freshman?

I want to do research as a freshman in college with a professor, but how do I build a close enough relationship with my professor, seeing how most GED courses have 200+ students? #research...

#medicine

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Debra Dukes’s Avatar Austin L.’s Avatar
Active Apr 20 at 04:33 PM

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Posted by Arushi T.’s Avatar Arushi T.
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Debra Dukes | Graduate Faculty - Research Hi Arushi, There are a number of ways you can go ...

How big of a deal is location when it comes to finding a job?

For a current high school student planning to pursue neuroscience in high school, what is the best place in the U.S. to find work after college? Are there any geographic areas in the country that have more need for people in the field? I would especially like to go into research...but we'll see...

#after-college #science #work #research #job #college #neuroscience #stem #job-search

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Austin L.’s Avatar Ken Simmons’s Avatar Michael Bracey’s Avatar Gwendolyn Quintana’s Avatar
Active Apr 15 at 10:39 PM

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Posted by Mikayla C.’s Avatar Mikayla C.
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Austin L. | PwC Experienced Associate, Advisory Mikayla, good question. In the United States, as well as most ...

How much experience in a subject does someone need to have to get involved in research in that subject?

In college, I want to participate in computer science related research. I've looked around, and it seems like research topics vary a lot, and it all seems overwhelming and very complex. Would it be odd for me to get started in it freshman year if I already have some background in computer...

#computer-science #research

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Active Oct 09 at 03:30 PM

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Posted by Deeptansha D.’s Avatar Deeptansha D.
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Michael Bracey | Vice President, Life Sciences at Treximo Hi Deeptansha,Even if you had zero experience in the field, getting ...

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