This is the second post in a series called Triskelion. The triskelion is an ancient symbol consisting of a triple spiral (or legs) exhibiting rotationa…
a paper, a quote, and a thought
And making the final decision on who to hire
After we’ve decided to hire, constructed the position description, and posted it for about a month, we’ve got to evaluate the applicants. While constru…
One that people want to apply to
Deciding when to hire someone is not a one-size-fits-all process
Clubhouse invitationsNo full newsletter this week, but I’ve got two invitations for Clubhouse that’ll go to the first two people that tag me (@Paul_Carini) in a twee…
This is part 1 of a multi-part series about hiring research personnel
Is formylovory a widespread physiology in soils?
If you are reading this, you might be a newly minted Doctor of Philosophy, or about to be one! Congratulations! Now is the time to refine your craft, m…
I've learned a lot about the inner workings of science and pass on here some of lessons that were important to me and offer advice to those of you in t…
'Relic' describes something left behind after decay or disappearance. Here we describe how the DNA left behind by microbes after they die affects our a…