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Setting, meeting and adjusting my expectations

Posted by , on 12 February 2024

It’s now been 4 months since I started as a Junior Group Leader at the ZMBP in Tübingen, Germany. And I love it. But while I quickly found the literal ...

"Sharing is caring" - Development's Pathway to Independence Programme

Posted by , on 12 December 2023

I’m excited to announce that we have now opened applications for the second round of Development’s Pathway to Indpendence Programme. This programme is aimed at supporting postdocs who will be ...

A Homeward Bound Scientist: Setting Up a Stem Cell Research Lab in Seville

Posted by , on 29 November 2023

Hello, my name is Elena Camacho-Aguilar, and I am excited to be contributing to the “New PI Diaries” section on The Node. As you might have already deduced, I am ...

Become a Node correspondent

Posted by , on 17 October 2023

Enthusiastic about scicomm and looking for a chance to broaden your writing experience alongside your research activities? We would like to appoint three correspondents who will play a key role ...

Editorial opportunities at The Company of Biologists

Posted by , on 4 October 2023

We currently have several vacancies across our journals – if you’re interested in a career in publishing (or are already working as an editor but looking for a move), and ...

I'm going on an adventure, to find the fertilizer

Posted by , on 2 October 2023

Read the first diary entry from Margot Smit in the 'New PI diaries' blog series about setting up her own lab at the ZMBP in Tübingen, Germany

NC3Rs Funding Panel vacancies

Posted by , on 19 September 2023

Help the NC3Rs fund the best new science that could replace, refine or reduce the use of animals in research. Our panels are instrumental in supporting the development of new ...

A first challenge for a new PI

Posted by , on 7 September 2023

Read the first diary entry of the 'New PI diaries' blog series from Tzer Han Tan about setting up his own lab at UC San Diego.

Introducing ‘New PI diaries’

Posted by , on 7 September 2023

What is it like starting your own lab? What exactly needs to be done? In this ‘New PI diaries’ blog series, we will follow the journey of a few new ...

Cracking the egg

Posted by , on 29 August 2023

Lessons from developmental biology in how to navigate the scientific career-scape Between the fifth and tenth days the lump of stem cells differentiates into the overall building plan of the ...

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