There are two parts to science. The first is conveyed nicely by the scientific method. This is where hypotheses get tested in laboratories with fancy…

October 2022

... and back to regular Un-Cultured posts soon

September 2022

$60,000 annual salary, $4,000 relocation, multiple years of funding
About the Position You’ll be a Doctoral Student in the Carini Lab at the University of Arizona investigating the mechanisms of how diverse bacteria…

July 2022

Why I stopped setting goals and started running & tumbling

June 2022

Where did the postdocs go? Procrastination as an advantage.
Finding *your* path through mountains of human knowledge

April 2022

Update September 28, 2022: This position is still open. Reviews will occur on a rolling basis and the position will remain open until filled. Apply…
Update: April 19 2022: we are no longer accepting applications for this position. The Carini lab is looking for an undergraduate intern to assist our…

March 2022

While cleaning up some old folders on my computer, I came across my Personal Statement that I submitted with my application to grad schools in 2007. I…

February 2022

What started as a simple question, ‘How do non-spore forming bacteria cope with desiccation?’ has evolved into a newly funded NSF award. The desert…

January 2022

Obstacles faced by historically excluded scientists, meaningful work, changes coming in '22.