“What I wish I had known before starting my PhD”

Vincent Wiebach*

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As a rather recent PhD graduate and still an “early career researcher”, the author wondered what to write about that would be interesting for a young scientist. The answer came while overhearing students in the break room stating, “I wish I had known all that before starting my PhD that would have made everything easier!” – An experience many researchers are very familiar with. From simple tricks for laboratory work to choosing the right software or planning the next career steps, this was a reoccurring theme during the career of the author, who will try to give a short personal overview for young researchers, especially in the analytics and/or natural products field. These topics and lists represent a personal opinion and are neither meant to be all-encompassing nor of course might differ from the experiences of other researchers.
Original languageEnglish
JournalAnalytical Science Advances
Issue number1-2
Pages (from-to)6
Number of pages12
Publication statusPublished - 2023


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