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In addition to his scientific publications, Dr. Thon is a regular contributor to University Affairs, the online publication of higher education in Canada. Read his latest pieces here.

Recent Articles

  • When should I take the next (career) step?
    by Jonathan Thon on November 20, 2019 at 2:30 pm

    Any decision to do something new is based on our confidence in ourselves to succeed at it. The post When should I take the next (career) step? appeared first on University Affairs.

  • Leveling the playing field: a career-readiness assessment tool for academics
    by David Kent on November 13, 2019 at 2:56 pm

    A recent academic article breaks down the hiring practices of different types of academic institutions, dispensing valuable career advice to those looking to get hired. The post Leveling the playing field: a career-readiness assessment tool for academics appeared first on University Affairs.

  • Introducing the Leading Life Sciences Podcast
    by Jonathan Thon on October 28, 2019 at 7:35 pm

    This new series will discuss/debate leading life science topics with featured guests. The post Introducing the Leading Life Sciences Podcast appeared first on University Affairs.

  • Research culture in biomedical science needs to change
    by David Kent on October 10, 2019 at 1:30 pm

    A new Wellcome Trust sponsored survey will hopefully bring about some positive change in the field. The post Research culture in biomedical science needs to change appeared first on University Affairs.

  • The value of “1 on 1s”
    by Jonathan Thon on September 27, 2019 at 1:30 pm

    These meetings are an opportunity to connect with each other and humanize our professional interactions. The post The value of “1 on 1s” appeared first on University Affairs.

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