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    Waste to wealth videos: Brian Handy

    This resource forms part of a collection of videos that aims to provide undergraduate students with insights into what it is like to work in the nuclear industry.In these videos Brian Handy explains what it is like to work in the nuclear industry. He describes some of the challenges, including ...

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    Waste to wealth videos: Patrick Regan

    This resource forms part of a collection of videos that aims to provide undergraduate students with insights into what it is like to work in the nuclear industry.In these videos Patrick Regan explains what it is like to work with the media. He explains why and how scientists should engage ...

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    Waste to wealth videos: Peter Ivanov

    This resource forms part of a collection of videos that aims to provide undergraduate students with insights into what it is like to work in the nuclear industry.In these videos Peter Ivanov explains what it is like to work as a radiochemist. He describes the role of solvent extraction in ...

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    SME videos: Kristina Paraschiv

    This resource forms part of a collection of videos that aims to provide undergraduate students with insights into what it is like to work for a small or medium-sized enterprise (SME).In these videos Kristina Paraschiv explains what it is like to work for an SME. She explains some of the ...

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    Waste to wealth videos: Martin Freer

    This resource forms part of a collection of videos that aims to provide undergraduate students with insights into what it is like to work in the nuclear industry.In these videos Martin Freer explains what it is like to work in the nuclear industry. He describes some of the issues in ...

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    SME videos: Dr. Matthew Tozer

    This resource forms part of a collection of videos that aims to provide undergraduate students with insights into what it is like to work for a small or medium-sized enterprise (SME).In these videos Matthew Tozer explains what it is like to work for Peakdale Molecular. He gives us an indication ...

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    SME videos: David Williamson

    This resource forms part of a collection of videos that aims to provide undergraduate students with insights into what it is like to work for a small or medium-sized enterprise (SME).In these videos David Williamson explains what it is like to work for both an SME and a multinational company. ...

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    SME videos: Dr. Catherine O'Leary-Steele

    This resource forms part of a collection of videos that aims to provide undergraduate students with insights into what it is like to work for a small or medium-sized enterprise (SME).In these videos Catherine O’Leary-Steele explains what it is like to work for LHASA. She gives us an indication of ...

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    Naproxen videos: Dr. Matthew Tozer

    This resource forms part of a collection of videos that aims to provide undergraduate students with insights into what it is like to work for a small or medium-sized enterprise (SME).In these videos Matthew Tozer explains what it is like to work for Peakdale Molecular. He gives us an indication ...

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    Not all chemists wear white coats

    2015-12-10T13:28:00Z

    Careers posters to generate curiosity and discussion about what a career in chemistry can involve, whilst dispelling the stereotype that all chemists work in a laboratory.

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    Applying for Chartered Chemist status

    This document explains what Chartered Chemist status is, what its benefits are, how you apply, and the process you undergo to achieve it.

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    How hard do you need to work?

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    Nobel Laureates give some surprising insights into the relationship between hard work and success in scientific research. Video: The dangers of working too hard by Paul Nurse Video: The hard work and rewards of working in science bruce beutler Video: ...

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    What makes a good post-doc job application?

    2015-09-22T13:43:02Z In association with

    Nobel Laureates share their advice for general job and post-doctorate applications in this series of videos.Video:What makes a good post-doc application? - Martin ChalfieVideo:Job application tips from Joseph Goldstein and Michael BrownVideo:How do you choose the best students? - Paul NurseVideo:Advice for job interviews from Paul Nurse

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    Scientific career paths: Academia or industry?

    2015-09-22T13:41:21Z In association with

    Nobel Laureates share their insights and experiences on working in industry and academia and their career paths.Video:Working in academia or industry - Barry MarshallVideo:How does industry compare to academia? - Barry MarshallVideo:Satisfying careers in academia or industry - Paul Nurse

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    Choosing a research topic

    2015-09-22T13:41:01Z In association with

    Nobel Laureates give their perspectives on how to choose a good research topic, and scientific problem, to work on.Video:A good research question should open doors - Bruce BeutlerVideo:What makes a good research question? - Michael BrownVideo:Advice for scientists deciding what to work on from Michael BrownVideo:What makes a good research ...

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    How to deal with failure

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    Nobel Laureates offer their advice on how to get through setbacks and difficult times, based on their experiences throughout their scientific careers. Video: How should you deal with failure martin chalfie Video: If you fail, is it really a failure? – Elizabeth Blackburn ...