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Published: 30 November 2018

361 Pages | 35 B&W

7 x 10 inches

ISBN: 9781621823155

Bookseller Code (04)

Lab Dynamics: Management and Leadership Skills for Scientists, Third Edition

Third Edition

Edited by Carl M. Cohen and Suzanne L. Cohen

A Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press Publication

  • In the new Chapter 4 "Bring them on! Interviewing, Selecting and Hiring Scientists" you will learn to use a data-driven approach to hiring scientists. You will learn how to organize the selection process so that you get the data you need to make informed hiring decisions. The Chapter provides step by step guidance and editable (and downloadable) forms that you can use to evaluate and rank applicants.
  • The new Chapter 6, "So, how am I doing? Setting goals, giving feedback and doing performance reviews," gives a step by step guide to keeping scientists focused and motivated.
  • "Ten essential characteristics of scientific team leaders." Describes the ten essential behaviors exhibited by effective scientific leaders, with specific examples of each behavior and its impact.
  • New case studies and examples taken from stories shared by working scientists have been added.