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Enhancing Diversity in Science: A Career In Science Policy

Enhancing Diversity in Science: A Career In Science Policy

Dr. Kenneth Gibbs is director of the Postdoctoral Research Associate (PRAT) Program and program director in the Division of Training, Workforce Development, and Diversity at NIH’s National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS). He was previously a AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellow. His impressive career has been guided by the desire to change the culture of science to enhance opportunities for all -- with a particular focus on people from historically underrepresented groups -- as well as his philosophy of life encapsulated by a quote from his mother to "Never self-eliminate. Let them tell you 'no.' Don't close the door on yourself." In this interview with Dr. Gibbs, we le... Read more

Tips on Becoming a Clinical Microbiology Laboratory Director

Tips on Becoming a Clinical Microbiology Laboratory Director

Some you may want to oversee all of the functions of a clinical laboratory by becoming a clinical microbiology laboratory director. This not only requires knowledge of the clinical laboratory but also skills in analysis, problem-solving, personnel management and more. We provide tips on what you can do to become competitive for clinical microbiology lab director positions... Read more

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