Existing resources: general advice

OCTOBER 29TH, 2020 AT 5:45 PM

The Advice to a Scientist serves to foster an inclusive community, curate open-access content, and build platforms to connect anyone interested in a career in STEM. You can learn more about us here.

Below is a series of existing resources developed over the years and archived here for easy access.

Resources & links


  • "Advice to a Young Scientist" by P.B. Medawar
  • "Advice for a Young Investigator" by Santiago Ramon y Cajal
  • "Letters to a Young Scientist" by Edward O. Wilson
  • "The Art of Scientific Investigation" by WIB Beveridge
  • "Tomorrow's Professor: Preparing for Academic Careers in Science and Engineering" by Richard M. Reis
  • "The Statue Within: An Autobiography" by Francois Jacob
  • "Surely You're Joking, Mr. Feynman!" by Richard Feynman
  • "Laboratory Life" by Bruno Latour and Steve Woolgar
  • "Grit" by Angela Duckworth

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