Describing the philosophy of the scientific method and the training and professional characteristics needed for a successful career, Scientific Research as a Career is a comprehensive "how-to" guide for the aspiring scientist. Based on the author's experience both as a scientist in a research organization and as a university mentor, the book covers

chapter 1|6 pages


chapter 3|10 pages

The Scienti€c Method

chapter 4|20 pages

Attributes Required by Research Scientists

chapter 5|18 pages

The Impact of Managerialism

chapter 6|10 pages

Leadership in Science

chapter 7|20 pages

Insights from Notable Scientists

chapter 8|10 pages

Future Challenges for Scienti€c Research