Career Training Services


Learn how to communicate your science more effectively.  Find out how to write for different audiences. Learn about careers in scientific editing and writing. Find out what hiring managers ask editorial candidates. Nancy R. Gough, PhD, will come to your location for a single presentation or partial-day or multi-day workshop.

Training in Scientific Communication

  • Demystifying Peer Review [View Outline]
  • Understanding the Scholarly Publishing Process [View Outline]
  • An Editor’s Guide to Effective Scientific Communication [View Outline]
  • Communicating Science to Different Audiences [View Outline]
  • Practical Tips for Writing Science [View Outline]
  • The Mechanics of Writing a Manuscript [View Outline]
  • Writing Effective Letters, Titles, and Abstracts [View Outline]
  • Science Communication Workshop
    • Covers all of the above topics
  • Practice Writing Workshops

Science Communication Careers

  • Loving the Life of Deadlines: Careers as a Scientific Editor
  • Science Communication Careers Beyond the Bench

The university or institute covers travel expenses and fees for presentations and workshops. Prices start at $250. Discounts are available for presentations at geographically close locations.

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