Evan Eitan – Associate Editor Science & Environment
Master of Environmental Science,
Institute for the Environment and Sustainability,
(Can be reached at: firstname.lastname@example.org)
Core Competencies as Successful Scientist
Acquired during graduate and postdoctoral training via coursework, mentoring and performing research.
Analytical approach to defining scientific questions.
Design of scientifically testable hypotheses.
Broad-based knowledge acquisition.
Interpretation and analysis of data.
Research Skill Development
Acquired during graduate and postdoctoral training via performing research, mentoring and coursework.
Laboratory techniques and safety.
Data analysis and interpretation.
Effective search strategies and critical evaluation of the scientific literature
Principles of the peer review process.
CV and resume.
Research and teaching statements.
Presenting your research.
The job interview.
interviewing skills/overall presentation.
Style, tone and nonverbal cues.
Difficult conversations/minimizing conflict.
Leadership and Management Skills
Creating a vision and setting goals.
Mentoring/serving as a role model.
Diversity-working with individuals with diverse gender, ethnic, cultural and religious backgrounds.
Planning the project timeline.
Types of collaboration.
Expectations of collaborators.
Responsible Conduct of Research.