Returning from a recent Software Carpentry Workshop at the University of Toronto, I had a chance to see Greg Wilson in his element, instructing a roomful of diverse students in the wonders of automated processing. It was fun to see
Ok, so you’re at a small college, and despite the stats coming out of the R15 program lately, you’re still interested in applying. Are any of the institutes better at funding colleges than universities? Taking the data in aggregate, colleges
Toward the end of my postdoc(s) at BFDU, pre-tenure faculty who were sitting on NIH study sections would all tell me the same thing; “Dude, if you end up at a small school, you HAVE TO apply for an R15!
Michael has an interesting post up on how to react to your grant being triaged, and is great advice on brushing yourself off and getting back in the game. Assuming you are playing the game. It mostly reminded me why
Having recently putting together my teaching dossier for a few interesting jobs, I’ve been thinking more about teaching styles. I’ve been teaching full time since 2006, mostly sophomore level Bio courses for majors. In the last four years I have