Resume Wisdom

Written by: David G.Jensen
Published on: Oct 19, 2012

The industry CV is a sort of a resume/CV hybrid. It’s much more compact than an academic CV (which tends to list everything you've ever done related to your science and career) but more thorough than a resume (which is extremely short and designed to catch people's attention). Opinions vary—there are no fixed rules about these things—but I believe this document should be three to four pages long and should list the most important facts about your scientific education and experience and the highlights of your career (including, for example, three to six representative scientific publications).  Read more.....