Learn To Love Journal Club – Coursework That Prepares the Scientific Marketing Writer
Author : Lisa Sproul Hoverman, PhD
What are the courses to focus on in graduate work that prepare you to successfully market science? The answers may surprise you. The ‘coursework’ that I found to most adequately prepare a doctoral candidate to become successful as a scientific marketer in writing, speaking, and presentation, are the following: Journal Clubs, Seminars, and Lab Meetings. Why? These three course types lay the foundation for critical thinking, analysis, and successful presentation of scientific results.