Student Notebook: 7 Tips for Being an Effective Graduate Student Mentor
Given the significance of mentoring and the lack of structured training on it, Kaley Davis gives a list of seven mentoring tips specifically geared toward graduate students.
How to Foster Healthy Scientific Independence—for Yourself and Your Trainees
One of the most paradoxical concepts in science is independence. Almost nothing that we do as scientists is the product of complete independence. We work closely under the guidance of mentors for years as trainees
When Is the Deadline for the NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program? Your Complete Guide
We provide a complete overview of the NSF GRFP award and how you can apply for this prestigious honor.
New Content From Perspectives on Psychological Science
A sample of articles on psychologists with lived experience of psychopathology, resilience to stressors, the evolutionary value of warmth, and biases and validity in graduate-school admissions.
Video: For Marginalized Grad Students, A Guide to the “Hidden Curriculum”
DiSSECT is an innovative effort to facilitate antiracist progress in graduate education.
Student Notebook: A Cohort Conundrum
Elizabeth Quinn on how to avoid the trap of intra-lab competition.