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Multiple anonymous internet comments agree: Faculty moves still occur with rapidity and fluidity. Think of them like a "jobs plasma," flowing around major campuses every few years.The 2017 list had grown like a wild blackberry bramble, so it needed a trim....
'Tis the Season for stitching up the last year of your life, making a few key graphics, and tossing them into a (presumably) 30-minute talk to inform and entertain your colleagues. That's right, Summer Seminar Vacation!But wait - will your message come...
Hello, intrepid readers. Hope those of you living above the Tropic of Cancer are enjoying the start of Summer.Though this usually falls into the Chemjobber camp, an inside source asks whether I can recommend an engaged, excited, passionate web-denizen...

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In the age of Google and Glassdoor, hiring has become a year-round activity. Postdocs and grads alike should keep their ears to the wall, since nowadays any group meeting could list "Relocation" on the agenda...From June 2014 - December 2014, comments, search...
Over at Chemjobber, there's an interesting discussion around "gatekeeping" - intentionally using introductory science courses as weed-outs to restrict access to higher-level material - and whether anyone actually does this in practice. Although I don't...
Multiple anonymous internet comments agree: Faculty moves still occur with rapidity and fluidity. Think of them like a "jobs plasma," flowing around major campuses every few years.The 2017 list had grown like a wild blackberry bramble, so it needed a trim....

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A list of small, useful things (links): The latest from Stellen fr ChemikerThe latest from All Things MetathesisFun post at Sustainable Nano about the chemistry of firefliesCongrats to See Arr Oh for pointing out errors in this paper on Xinghaiamine...
The final count for the 2018 Chemistry Faculty Jobs List (curated by Andrew Spaeth and myself) has 552 positions.The 2017 Chemistry Faculty Jobs List finished with 590 positions.Does anyone want to guess as to whether or not the 2019 Faculty Jobs...
A list of small, useful things (links):The latest from "All Things Metathesis" Philip Ball on what to look for in science in 2018I mean to write more about the Cronin 3D-printed flow reactors, but I'd like to associate myself with many of the critiques...