Monday, April 17, 2006

LabLit Survey: what's that PhD good for, anyway?

Interesting results, so far, on the LabLit online survey:

Most attractive career with a science Ph.D.?
Here are the results so far:

18% - Researcher: Slave away in the lab for the rest of your life

6% - Patent lawyer: Help companies make even bigger profits from scientific results

9% - Journal editor: Criticize science without actually having to do it

26% - Science writer: Dumb down the details, play up the importance

41% - Consultant: Get rich explaining science to bankers in the comfort of your own home

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