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Women in Science: Is Gender an Issue in Science and ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Jun 02, 2000  · I never set out to be so actively involved in promoting science and engineering as a career. My current job is more a culmination of putting all …

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Seizing Career Opportunities in Turkey | Science | AAAS

Posted: (52 years ago) Jan 07, 2011  · Seizing Career Opportunities in Turkey. By Chelsea Wald Jan. 7, 2011 , 10:00 AM. Credit: Courtesy of Cory Dunn. Not 2 years ago, American Cory Dunn was …

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Scientists, Engineers Needed to Help Guide Federal Policy ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Feb 28, 2003  · Science and Engineering Workforce Issues. Is the current infrastructure adequately training U.S. students to meet demand and opportunities? How can we …

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Attracting and Retaining Women in Engineering | Science …

Posted: (52 years ago) Sep 13, 2002  · Karen Martinson trained as an engineer and is currently manager of engineering resources at the Canadian Council of Professional Engineers (CCPE). CCPE is a national organization representing the ...

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From the Bottom Up | Science

  San Francisco, CA

Posted: (52 years ago) Feb 05, 2010  · RebuildingHaiti needs robust buildings that cost little and are acceptable to locals. Can scientists provide them? Rebuilding the cities of Haiti to withstand natural disasters seems both simple and impossible. Engineers in the United States, Europe, and Japan have known for decades how to buttress buildings against earthquakes. The 1989 quake near San Francisco, California, for example ...

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Engineering Better Future | Science | AAAS

Posted: (52 years ago) Aug 02, 2002  · Engineering Better Future. By Campbell Reid Aug. 2, 2002 , 8:00 AM. L ife is a journey. Some people like to have the whole route mapped out in …

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America's Real Jobs Gap | Science | AAAS

Posted: (52 years ago) Oct 05, 2012  · In decades past, companies routinely hired people with capabilities related to the work and then, if necessary, trained them to do specific jobs; those jobs needed doing, after all, and there didn ...

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Search results: Careers in high tech | Science | AAAS

Posted: (52 years ago) Mar 25, 2016  · Your doctorate gives you access to jobs in product management, engineering, design, analytics, user experience research and even marketing and sales, says Narayanan. The key to employment? "Love ...

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'Humanising' Engineering | Science | AAAS

Posted: (52 years ago) Jun 11, 2004  · Engineering studies and careers often neglect any talents other than scientific and technical ones, even though one could argue they should play a …

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Bioengineering Resources | Science | AAAS

Posted: (52 years ago) Nov 02, 2001  · The Biomedical Engineering Network (BMEnet) Web site has links to academic biomedical engineering departments, job sites, and funding sources. BMEnet is a must-see for U.S. academic bioengineers.

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Scoring a Career in Sports Science | Science | AAAS

Posted: (52 years ago) There's something Andy Harland would like you to know: He is not solely responsible for the controversial World Cup football -- soccer ball for Americans -- which some footballers have criticized as behaving unpredictably in the air. If you've read certain media reports, "you might believe that I invented the ball, designed the ball, developed the ball," he says. "I did none of those." Still, Harland, 34, was part of a team at the sports technology department at Loughborough University in the United Kingdom that worked wit…

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Drop in foreign applicants worries engineering schools ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Feb 17, 2017  · A continued downturn, officials say, could threaten U.S. global leadership in science and engineering by shrinking the pool of talent available to carry out academic research. It could also hinder innovation in industry, given that most foreign-born engineering …

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Tissue Engineering: A Growth Area | Science | AAAS

Posted: (52 years ago) Sep 21, 2001  · Tissue engineering is a growth area outside academia too, so there are job opportunities within emerging biotechnology companies. Renovo is a Manchester University spin out, founded by Mark ...

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The Physics Job Market: Finding Bright Spots Between the ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Jun 30, 2000  · And the NSF report cites the BLS forecast in noting "approximately four-fifths of the total increase in S&E [Science & Engineering] jobs will occur in computer-related occupations." So, following ...

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Perspective: Two New Studies Address Jobs in STEM ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Nov 25, 2011  · Perspective: Two New Studies Address Jobs in STEM. Two recently released reports consider the overall labor supply-demand balance in science, …

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Professional Doctorates in Engineering | Science | AAAS

Posted: (52 years ago) Aug 25, 2006  · The most established professional doctorate in a science and engineering discipline is the Eng.D.: the professional doctorate in engineering. …

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Drop in foreign applicants worries U.S. engineering ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Feb 14, 2017  · Drop in foreign applicants worries U.S. engineering schools. By Jeffrey Mervis Feb. 14, 2017 , 3:30 PM. Amid the uncertainty over U.S. immigration policy, one fact is …

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FACES: Diversifying Engineering and Science | Science | AAAS

Posted: (52 years ago) May 20, 2005  · The Facilitating Academic Careers in Engineering and Science program is designed to increase the number of African-American students receiving doctoral degrees in science and engineering and to ...

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Funding Doctoral Work and Engineering Research | Science ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Apr 27, 2001  · I think I'm being thick, but do you tap into engineering, too? I'm searching for a job, looking all around the world, but at present focusing on the United States. I …

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Making a Home for Women in Science and Engineering ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Mar 28, 2003  · Across Canada, women represent approximately 30 per cent of university faculties, but the percentage is lower in the sciences, and especially …

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Ten Years In, an Innovative College for Undergraduate ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Jan 09, 2013  · The Franklin W. Olin College of Engineering opened its doors 10 years ago with the goal of being a disruptive force in U.S. higher education. But its radically different approach to training ...

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Want to Be a Professor? Choose Math | Science | AAAS

Posted: (52 years ago) Jul 24, 2013  · Overall—in all scientific and engineering fields—the ratio of Ph.D.s awarded annually (41,180 in 2008) to the number of science and engineering faculty (199,500 in the same year) gives a ...

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A Solo Career in Patent Law | Science | AAAS

Posted: (52 years ago) Hillis says she first decided to become an engineer at the age of 12, during a Smallpeice Trustengineering course where she built bridges with drinking straws and heard a talk by a female engineer that struck a chord. "I went to an all-girls school, which taught sewing rather than woodwork, but this talk showed me that engineering was a realistic career option for me," she says. Hillis went on to do a 4-year combined bachelor's and master's degree in mechanical engineering at the University of B…

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Robert Langer: Creating things that could change the world ...

Posted: (52 years ago) I didn't want a standard chemical engineering job. When I graduated with my doctorate in 1974, the standard chemical engineering job was to work at an oil company. I wasn't excited about that.

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Jamel Lynch | Science | AAAS

Posted: (52 years ago) Jan 16, 2004  · Engineering Major: Electrical Engineering Degree Granting Institution(s): Virginia Military Institute, Virginia Tech Job Title: Development Engineer at IBM Job Responsibilities: I …

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The plant engineer | Science

Posted: (52 years ago) Sep 16, 2016  · The plant engineer. Dan Voytas has worked tirelessly to make targeted genome editing of plants a reality. At age 5, with some gentle guidance from his parents, Dan Voytas grew more tomato seedlings than could fit in the household garden. So his dad suggested the young gardener put the extras in his wagon and market them to neighbors.

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Focus on Aging: Engineering Safer Drivers | Science | AAAS

Posted: (52 years ago) May 20, 2011  · Focus on Aging: Engineering Safer Drivers. By Lisa Seachrist Chiu May. 20, 2011 , 8:00 AM. Bryan Reimer. Since the first Model T automobiles …

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Science on the Fast Track | Science | AAAS

Posted: (52 years ago) Jan 11, 2013  · Science on the Fast Track. Along a racetrack's "pit road," crew chiefs and race engineers for various NASCAR teams await their drivers' inevitable pit stop. The souped-up racers need fresh tires ...

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Study Finds Science Pipeline Strong, But Losing Top ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Oct 30, 2009  · U.S. Stem Work Force A new study[*][1] finds little evidence for leaks in the U.S. pipeline for producing native-born scientists except for a steep drop in the percentage of the highest performing students taking science and engineering jobs. The findings suggest that the United States risks losing its economic competitiveness not because of a work force inadequately trained in science, as ...

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Inside the mind of an engineer | Science

Posted: (52 years ago) Jul 31, 2015  · ![Figure][1] From fairly technical objects like cell phones and refrigerators to simpler ones like furniture, or even books, nearly everything that surrounds us has been affected in one way or another by engineers. In Applied Minds , Guru Madhavan takes us from the French wars of the 18th century to our digital era, discussing various challenges that engineers have tackled throughout history.

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Young Physicists Despair of Tenured Jobs | Science

Posted: (52 years ago) Feb 20, 1998  · Because most of the new jobs have appeared in “nontraditional” areas such as engineering and finance, the APS is now boosting efforts to prepare new physicists for careers outside academia. ![Figure][1] Experience counts. Senior physicists got most of the jobs that opened at Ph.D. granting institutions in 1995 to 1996.

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The UBC Bridge Program--Strengthening Connections Among ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Jan 24, 2003  · The UBC Bridge Program--Strengthening Connections Among Public Health, Engineering, and Policy Research Areas. By Elizabeth Matovinovic Jan. 24, 2003 , 10:00 AM

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Mouse Engineering | Science

Posted: (52 years ago) Aug 22, 1997  · Eliot Marshall's article “The mouse that prompted a roar” (News, [4 July, p. 24][1]) discusses some of the constraints faced by researchers using the Cre- loxP site-specific recombination system. In fact, there are alternatives to the Cre- loxP system that can be used in mice. The FLP site-specific recombinase system will also mediate precise editing of chromosomal and extrachromosomal ...

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Corrections and Clarifications | Science

Posted: (52 years ago) Jan 23, 2004  · Random Samples: “Eyes on FDA” (9 Jan., p. 167) The item on Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Mark McClellan was accompanied by an incorrect photograph. The correct photo appears at the left. The picture that ran was actually of Mark McLellan, a professor at the Institute of Food Science and Engineering at Texas A&M University in College Station.

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Multidisciplinary Resources | Science | AAAS

Posted: (52 years ago) Jan 03, 2003  · The National Institute for Nanotechnology has training opportunities for some 275 graduate and postdoctoral researchers in physics, chemistry, engineering, biology, informatics, pharmacy, and ...

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Creative Pursuit | Science | AAAS

Posted: (52 years ago) Jan 03, 2003  · When Zalzal told friends and colleagues that she wanted to quit her day job and start her own line of cosmetics, they told her she was crazy. ... She …

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The Best of Both Worlds--Engineering Doctorates | Science ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Aug 01, 2003  · The engineering doctorate ( EngD) was created for engineers who want a managerial career in industry. Thus EngD students, who are referred to as …

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Special Feature: Careers in Computational Neuroscience ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Oct 06, 2006  · Special Feature: Careers in Computational Neuroscience. By Alan Kotok Oct. 6, 2006 , 8:00 AM. S tudy of the brain and nervous system offers stimulating intellectual challenges and at …

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From Germany to Singapore: Breaking New Ground for Tissue ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Nov 02, 2001  · Tissue engineering is next only to genetic engineering as the widely heralded health care technology heir of the revolutionary advances in the life sciences. In a cost-controlled health care ...

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Microsystems and Nanotechnologies in Biomedical Engineering

Posted: (52 years ago) Nov 02, 2001  · NB is already finding commercial applications in biomedical engineering (BME), including the development of microfluidic chips, or "lab-on-a-chip" technology. ...

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Restoration of the Mississippi Delta: Lessons from ...

  Fort Collins, CO

Posted: (52 years ago) Mar 23, 2007  · 13 Engineering Research Center, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80523, USA. 14 Virginia Institute of Marine Science, Box 1346, Gloucester Point, VA 23062, USA. 15 Smithsonian Environmental Research Center, Box 28, Edgewater, MD 21037, USA. ↵ * To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: johnday{at}lsu.edu

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China's Push in Tissue Engineering | Science

Posted: (52 years ago) Nov 16, 2012  · As government interest in tissue engineering research shifts toward clinical translation, the funding split is changing as well. Tissue engineering “is a field with a huge capacity for innovation, and it promises solutions to a lot of problems that modern medicine hasn't been able to solve,” Guo says.

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