Inclusion, Diversity, and Equity resources

Imposter Syndrome and Mental Health Resources

Building inclusion

Avoiding Implicit Bias in reading & writing Letters of Recommendation

Resources for Faculty

Science resources

Experimental (Methods, training resources, etc)

The Philosophy in PhD

  • iBiology’s Let’s Experiment. A self-paced online class (5 weeks; ~3 hrs / week) that will give concrete steps and advice to help you build a framework for how to design experiments in biological research.

Data Visualization & Presentation Resources


  • Stratton’s bioinformatics course webpage with useful bioinformatics information, articles, databases, etc. compiled and created by Dr. Edward Marcotte of UT–Austin

Career / professional development resources

Science Communication (#SciComm) Resources

Tiffany’s Advice for Grant and Paper writing (Currently down, but will be uploaded at a new location after Fall 2020)

Curated from diverse sources that are hopefully cited properly.

Stats and Data Visualization

Scientific Writing

Grant Writing

Writing Letters of recommendation


Conferences / Talks / Posters




  • Guides to printing scientific posters on wrinkle-free cloth through Guide 1 and Guide 2. Plan for 10 business for printing & shipping.
  • Better Poster Blog. Although I don’t perfectly agree with this authors’ opinions, they have suggestions on how to improve scientific poster design.

Conference Advice