Genomics and Fly links


Applying for a PhD/postdoc Program

Science as a career

Reasons to choose science as a career

Ben Barres (How to pick a graduate advisor) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c17MvMjPXtQ

http://www.cell.com/neuron/abstract/S0896-6273(13)00907-0

How to find a job

https://medium.com/@TaliaLerner/observations-from-the-academic-job-market-f303ff249ed0

How to write a good cover letter

http://www.sciencemag.org/careers/2015/05/dear-dr-neufeld

How to make a good C.V

https://www.elsevier.com/connect/writing-an-effective-academic-cv

https://www.training.nih.gov/assets/Guide_to_Resumes_&_Curricula_Vitae.pdf

Sample Cover letters and CV formats

Successful PhD application

How to write a cover letter for a Postdoctoral position

http://www.asbmb.org/asbmbtoday/asbmbtoday_article.aspx?id=48927

Cover letter/CV sample

How to give a good talk

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hp7Id3Yb9XQ

http://www.howtogiveatalk.com/

Writing a research plan

http://www.sciencemag.org/careers/2002/07/writing-research-plan

Small lab or Big lab for a postdoc

http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v549/n7673/full/nj7673-553a.html

Planning a successful research career

planning a scientific career

Negotiating a Job Offer

http://cen.acs.org/articles/86/i3/Negotiating-Academic-Job-Offer.html

How to overcome failures in science

https://www.ted.com/talks/uri_alon_why_truly_innovative_science_demands_a_leap_into_the_unknown#t-285368

Tips for Young Scientists on the Junior Faculty/Independent Investigator Job Search

http://www.cell.com/neuron/abstract/S0896-6273(17)30096-X



Fellowships and international PhD programs

Writing successful grants

http://www.nature.com/news/the-best-kept-secrets-to-winning-grants-1.22038?WT.mc_id=FBK_NA_1705_FHNEWFWINNINGGRANTSECRETS_PORTFOLIO

Sample grant

Sample Grant - NIH

Grants cheat sheet

Fellowships and Ph.D. programs

elife database for funding-mentoring

Database of various funding opportunities

Travel grants

science ambassador scholarships for women

Postdoc early career fellowships

https://www.humboldt-foundation.de/web/humboldt-fellowship-experienced.html

http://www.adb.org/site/careers/japan-scholarship-program/main

http://www.boell.de/en/2015/04/02/application-process-spring-2016

https://www.uni-bonn.de/studying/international-students/phd/admission-to-a-phd-course

https://www.daad.de/deutschland/stipendium/hinweise/en/

http://www.research-in-germany.org/en/research-funding/funding-programmes.html

http://www.embl.de/training/eipp/

http://www.dfg.de/en/index.jsp

http://stipendien.oeaw.ac.at/en/stipendium/doc-doctoral-fellowship-programme-austrian-academy-sciences


Useful links for research students

How to write a paper

https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-018-02404-4

https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=818&v=2F1ZX5PElNA

https://medium.com/advice-and-help-in-authoring-a-phd-or-non-fiction/how-to-write-paragraphs-80781e2f3054

How to discuss your research plan with a mentor

How to discuss your research plan

Developing a research question

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JACQ7eeFn7g

How to create high quality images for publication

http://b.nanes.org/figures/

How to review a paper

http://www.sciencemag.org/careers/2016/09/how-review-paper


Inspiring scientific interviews and talks

Ron Vale Keep your eyes on the prize

Brain Series https://charlierose.com/collections/3

iBiology https://www.ibiology.org/

John Gurdon http://dev.biologists.org/content/144/9/1581?etoc

Eric Weischaus http://dev.biologists.org/content/144/10/1740?etoc

Hiroshi Hamada http://dev.biologists.org/content/144/11/1920?etoc

Huda Zoghbi http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0896627316307140

Mike Bate http://amapress.gen.cam.ac.uk/?p=1326

Kavli Institute talks https://www.kitp.ucsb.edu/talks-wikis-papers

Morphogenesis talks http://online.kitp.ucsb.edu/online/morpho16/

Systems biology talks https://www.weizmann.ac.il/mcb/UriAlon/movies/Systems%20Biology%20Course%202014

Proteomics https://www.weizmann.ac.il/mcb/UriAlon/movies/Dynamic%20Proteomics

Nurturing Science

https://www.weizmann.ac.il/mcb/UriAlon/movies/Nurturing%20Science