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How to be a Better Scientist

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How to be a Better Scientist by Andrew Johnson

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How to be a Better Scientist will help PhD students gain an insight into what good science means and how to conduct it. It includes easily accessible guidance on topics such as integrity, gaining confidence, time and resource management, giving presentations and writing papers. Understanding the fundamentals of conducting good, impactful research is the goal of every student and early career researcher and this book provides the information required to succeed in this competitive field, and ultimately become a better scientist. With a focus on the importance and benefit of good practice and aimed at PhD students beginning their science career; this book will enthuse, inspire, and challenge.

Author Biography

Andrew C. Johnson is Principal Scientific Officer at the Centre for Ecology & Hydrology, UK John P. Sumpter, OBE, is professor of ecotoxicology Brunel University UK
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August 30th, 2018
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
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