The Ups and Downs of the Job Search: What a Ride

Erica Riddle Taylor, PhD
Career Paths
Science Policy
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Graduate school can certainly be an emotional roller-coaster. There are the highs when experimental results prove the hypothesis, the loops when experimental results are unexpected and could possibly signify a more interesting phenomenon, and there are the lows when things just plain don't work. Much like the graduate school experience, applying for jobs can leave one feeling as though they unwittingly boarded a roller-coaster. One nice thing is that the ...