If you don’t have a lab mentor, you should find one—at least according to three former scientists here at Quartzy. To clarify, this isn’t any ole PI or boss. This is someone who will help you grow, be there for you to vet ideas, provide feedback,
If you're a scientist working on a tight budget ― which is most of us these days ― you face a familiar dilemma: how to stretch your funds as far as they can go without compromising the quality of your work.
As if research weren’t challenging enough, wrought with numerous variables capable of slowing even the savviest scientists, there’s one ever-present aspect that often goes overlooked: socialization. Scientists in all fields will, at some point in
I’ve never managed a lab. After doing undergraduate research while studying neuroscience at UCLA, I found I was much better suited for life outside the lab coat. But I was fortunate to land a job at Quartzy, where I get to merge my scientific