Neuroscience training at the turn of the century: a summary report of the third annual ANDP survey

The claim that there are too many life sciences graduate students has generated much debate, including a recent editorial in Nature Neuroscience . A 1998 survey suggests that these concerns are misplaced, and that career prospects for neuroscience graduates remain bright.

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Figure 1: Designation of degree field for neuroscience graduates.
Figure 2: Placement of neuroscience-trained postdoctoral fellows.


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    Note: Results from the ANDP survey that pertain to this commentary can be found on the Nature Neuroscience web site (


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