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The soft-skills you need, and how to get them, to advance in your research career

For all scientists

Uri Alon's excellent collection of mentorship advice.

Tips on giving a good scientific oral (and poster) presentation - slides from my own seminar here:

For prospective PhD students and Post-docs

Tough love: An insensitive guide to thriving in your PhD - a pretty much spot-on guide from what to expect of yourself and your supervisor when undertaking a PhD.

Academic Job Applications: Adriano Aguzzi (U. Zurich) has excellent tips here on applying for a pre/post-doctoral position; geared to his own group, but sound advice for applicants to any lab!


For prospective Principal Investigators

At the Helm - Kathy Barker's must-have guide for new (and old) PIs.

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