How Academia Differs From Industry

Opus Scientific
Career Paths
Biopharma Research
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Having made the decision to transition from academia to industry, a scientist must be prepared to demonstrate knowledge of the different environments. One of the most important elements a company looks for in a candidate is “cultural fit.”  An academic who has no knowledge of what to expect from an industry lab compared to his or her lab, appears unprepared to adapt to the new environment.   Many see the relationship between ...