BOXES

Best Practices

 

Postdocs and Family Life,

37

 

Fellowships for Underrepresented Minority Postdocs,

40

 

Questions to Ask in Choosing an Adviser,

45

 

Appointment Letters,

46

 

Is a ‘Hot Lab' the Best Lab?,

49

 

Mentoring,

63

 

The ‘Special Something' that Brings Success,

68

 

Sample Surveys of Postdoctoral Populations,

71

 

Creating a Postdoctoral Office,

76

 

Developing ‘Survival Skills,'

78

 

Postdoc Handbooks,

79

 

Postdoctoral Associations,

85

Practice Descriptions

 

Defining the Postdoctoral Position,

43

 

Preparing for a Postdoctoral Position,

44

 

Postdoctoral Stipends,

47

 

Poor Advising Practices,

66

Profiles

 

A Successful Postdoctoral Experience,

55

 

A Difficult Postdoctoral Experience,

56

Best Practice Scenarios

 

Communicating with the Postdoc,

58

 

Adding New Research Tools,

59

 

Learning to Collaborate,

61

 

Knowing When to Suggest a Change,

62

 

Turning Research into Manuscripts,

67

COSEPUP Survey Results

 

Number of Postdocs,

xvi

 

Determining the Duration of Postdoctoral Appointment,

12

 

Medical Benefits,

28

 

Stipend Levels,

48

 

Postdoc Evaluations,

64



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