Skills Transferable from Scientific Research to Technology Transfer
Author : Su-Jun Lim-Higbie
Anyone who is considering changing jobs, getting that promotion, or making a career change, must possess the necessary transferable skills, and communicate them effectively to the employers. When advancing within academia, the transferable skills often include analytical and critical thinking, project management, problem-solving skills. Graduate students looking for postdoctoral positions typically go through a daylong process that includes an hour-long seminar, meeting with the lab members, lunch, and probably dinner as well.