Alice and her friends answer questions that you don’t want to ask your preceptor, peer, or colleagues regarding your career in science.
Help me change my field
05 Jaunary 2015
I’d like to move to the United States and start working in a new field. Can you help?
Don’t waste my time
15 December 2014
Help! My adviser wants me to work on her half-baked pet project instead of my good one!
09 December 2014
I want to teach, and I want to help clinics adopt evidence-based therapies. What should I do?
My adviser is stealing my project!
02 December 2014
My adviser wants me to train my replacement to continue to work on my project after I’m gone. What should I do?
24 November 2014
Yes, it can make sense to stay in the same lab for graduate school—just don’t get complacent!
17 November 2014
A new postdoc insists on rubbing up against me in the lab. What should I do?
Call me by my name
10 November 2014
My adviser wants me to call him by his first name! What should I do?
03 November 2014
I'm falling hard for the professor I work for. What should I do?
Should I join an NIH study section?
27 October 2014
The advantages of serving on a study section, Alice says, more than justify the substantial time commitment.
Should I stay or should I go?
20 October 2014
In a new feature, Alice Huang answers your questions about science career issues.