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A troubling shift in tradition

Many past profiles here at JAEP have been written about individuals in...

I know. Enough with the bad news, already.

Which do you want to hear first, the good news or the bad news? The bad...

Work, Coworkers, and Love

This is, of course, an appropriate day to talk about love. I feel fortunate...

The “10K BA” — Is it possible in chemistry?

Are you getting the value you expected out of your chemistry...

A glut of chemists with bachelor’s degrees as well?

This past November, C&EN ran a cover story on the employment outlook for...

From the archives—a surplus of PhDs

Okay, a couple of topics to cover today, and they are related. First, if you...

Web roundup: Nontraditional careers—they’re not just for chemists anymore

There are many reasons for a person to seek out a career that’s seen...

Chemistry graduate school and mental well-being

In case you’ve missed it, this week there’s currently a dialogue...

How long does it take to make a chemist?

This guest post was written by Deirdre Lockwood, a chemical oceanography...

Visions of a fictional #foodchem future

As Thanksgiving approaches, I know I’m not alone in having an...