I just read Scientific Data - ultimate salami slicing publishing,
in which Pedro Beltrao argues that Nature's new journal is simply
another venue for them to suck money out of scientists. Maybe. But
I'm strongly considering sending a lot of stuff there, and I really
think Pedro is missing ...
This was some great advice from Thomas Wolff, one of our Associate Deans
in the College of Engineering. He sent it out to the undergraduate students
at MSU. I am reposting it here with his permission. --titus
A recent visiting speaker, Dr. Sinead Collins from Edinburgh, mentioned
in passing during her talk that she was particularly interested in
mentoring and empowering women in science. I am also interested in
but as a male in a position of power I'm wary of preaching to women on ...