Stuff specific to our lab
Development of enzyme activity assays for high-throughput screening (HTS)
for new undergraduate researchers
Created specifically for new students who are working with me. Includes sections on
"Possible benefits of working in our lab" and "Lab notebook guidelines."
Online training courses (UW Environmental Health & Safety)
The courses required for working in our lab are: Biosafety Training; Fume Hoods; General Asbestos Awareness; and Managing Laboratory Chemicals.
General help for young scientists
Duane Bailey: Open letter to research students
Written for computer science students, but includes insights applicable to other fields.
Brianna Blaser (editor): Step by step: your career from
undergrad to postdoc
A booklet compiling recent career-related articles from ScienceCareers.org. Free to anyone with an account at ScienceCareers.org (which is also
Greg Crowther: Advice to a young
A blog entry with comments from others.
of Research Integrity: The Lab
A cool "choose your own adventure"-style movie about research misconduct and mentoring issues.
Steve Stearns and Ray Huey: Some modest advice for graduate students
A now-famous pair of talks originally given on a whim at a UC-Berkeley "Ecolunch" and later published in the Bulletin of the
Ecological Society of America.
Protein Data Bank (PDB)
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Medicines for Malaria Venture (MMV)
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)
National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS)
National Science Foundation (NSF)