Planning Your Scientific Journey

Being successful as a scientist requires more than acquiring knowledge and developing experimental skills. It also requires: (1) asking a good scientific question, (2) establishing a clear plan of action, and (3) seeking advice along the way. Whether you have yet to decide on a research question or are well-immersed in a project, this online course will help to crystallize your research ideas and goals.

Hosted by:

  • iBiology

Recommended Audience:

  • Graduate Students in the Life Sciences

What to Expect:

  • Self-paced online course
  • Commitment of approximately 3 hours/week

Learning Outcomes:

  • Criteria to evaluate a research question
  • A plan for how to approach your scientific question and other research goals
  • An agenda for a meeting with your mentor to get feedback on your plan