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Academaze: Finding Your Way through the American Research University by Sydney Phlox
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 82,870. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2016 by Annorlunda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Science, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher
This collection of essays and cartoons on life in academia provides an “insider’s guide” to the tenure track and beyond in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) fields at a major US research institution. Sydney Phlox, a pseudonymous tenured professor, takes the reader through the maze of academic life with honest conversational essays and fun cartoons.
Navigating the Path to Industry: A Hiring Manager's Advice for Academics Looking for a Job in Industry by M.R. Nelson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,200. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2015 by Annorlunda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Careers / job hunting, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Science
Whether you are just finishing up your bachelor's degree or have a PhD and years of experience in academia, making the transition to an "alternative career" in the non-academic world can be intimidating. In Navigating the Path to Industry, an industry veteran with more than 10 years' experience as a hiring manager gives you the inside scoop on how to find your new path and get a job.
Quantum Quiz - Stupid VS Genius by Erhard Teglasi
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 930. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Science, Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
It’s easy to read, even for those people who cannot read. Social criticism where the ”do something” attitude comes from the media and movies, but nobody tells what to do. ”Change your life” but they say nothing about how. Eventually these sentences are realized by one invention. Experiment series for 10 years in pictures. The truth is we invented something. We just don’t even know what.
YOU TOO CAN SUCCEED by Cletus Jairu Feludu
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 15,910. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014 and represented by Crystal Frames. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Arts, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Science
This book will enable every boy or girl to work hard and earn his/her examination success honestly, instead of cheating to pass. You Too Can Succeed is a must read for our young ones in a nation yearning for breakthrough in development. In this book you will read about men and women of success in academics and career and how you too can succeed.
Manual for Preparing a Competitive Faculty Application Package. Volume I: CV by Fatma Kaplan
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,910. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Science
I prepared this manuscript to help other scientists prepare a competitive application package. On the following pages, I will tell you how to prepare a CV that will make your application stand out from the crowd. This does not guarantee an interview, but it represents a package that got me interviews.
A Workbook for Young Scientists: A mentoring tool for graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, and junior organizational scientists by Larry D. Claxton
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 44,190. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Science
This workbook is designed to logically look for and find the solutions to questions about the non-scientific side of a career in science. The goal of this workbook is to provide basic information and sources of other information needed by the younger scientist and to provide a systematic method of decision making in many areas important to the scientist,
Career as an Anthropoligist by Institute For Career Research
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 10,050. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2009 by Institute For Career Research. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Science
Discovering the hidden secrets of ancient civilizations. Protecting the treasured artifacts of the past from the inroads of the future. This report will give you the information you need to begin your career search. You will learn what you need to study in college. You will find out about earnings and the changing nature of the work in this challenging profession.
Career in Analytical Chemistry by Institute For Career Research
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 9,210. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2009 by Institute For Career Research. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Science
Are you good in science and math? Do you have a knack for instrumentation and computers? Would you enjoy a life-long career focused on problem solving? Then you may want to consider a career in analytical chemistry. Analytical chemistry is a branch of chemistry that analyzes the content of matter using special instruments such as spectrometers. Employment is projected to increase 20%.
Career in Agricultural Research by Institute For Career Research
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 8,690. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2009 by Institute For Career Research. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Science
Make discoveries in plant and animal science to benefit people everywhere. Employ the principles of biology, chemistry, meteorology, botany and other sciences. Work toward higher farm productivity, better product quality, weed control, soil and water conservation, food preservation, protection of the environment. Specialties include food technology, molecular biology, microbiology, and genetics.
Career in Aerospace Science by Institute For Career Research
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 9,630. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2009 by Institute For Career Research. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Science
You can be an astronomer or astronaut, a pioneer in aerospace technology. From the depths of the oceans to the outer reaches of space, we will explore and discover places and phenomena. Advancing technologies will help us bridge horizons to go where no Earthly human has ever gone. If you like science, are good in math, are curious about space and what lies out there, then read this book!