Below is a list of narratives I wrote as a scicomm enthusiast and during a year-long stint as a Nature Jobs Careers Columnist. Many of the pieces pertain to the trials and tribulations of life as a graduate student in academia.
Rii, S., 5 Dec 2014. The postdoc search timeline. Nature Jobs Blog.
Rii, S., 22 Jul 2014. Why peer mentoring is important. Nature Jobs Blog.
Rii, S., 14 Jul 2014. Academia, industry, or non-profit? An interview with Carrie Leonard. Nature Jobs Blog.
Rii, Y., 1 May 2014. Choosing to stay. Nature 509, 125. doi:10.1038/nj7498-125a
Rii, S., 14 Apr 2014. Trouble in haven: Resolving conflicts in academia. Nature Jobs Blog.
Rii, Y., 6 Mar 2014. A powerful narrative. Nature 507, 131. doi:10.1038/nj7490-131a
Rii, S., 14 Feb 2014. Digital tattoos. Nature Jobs Blog.
Rii, S., 24 Jan 2014. Casting your net. Nature Jobs Blog.
Rii, Y., 24 Oct 2013. A good investment. Nature 502, 583. doi:10.1038/nj7472-583a
Rii, S., 17 Oct 2013. Back to school: why choose a PhD? Nature Jobs Blog.
Rii, S., 29 July 2013. The one with the peanut butter M&M’s. Real Science at SOEST! Blog.
Bruno, B.C., Y.M. Rii, J.C. Robidart, and D.A. Viviani, 2013. The young scientist and the sea (of microbes). Current: The Journal of Marine Education 28, 5-8.
Rii, S., 2012. C-MORE hosts a virtual workshop on science writing. Ocean Carbon and Biogeochemistry Newsletter 5, 10-12.
Rii, S., 10 Aug 2012. Occupy ALOHA 2012: A tribute to Bob Dylan. Student Voices Blog, Scitable by Nature Education.