Young investigators face a variety of challenges in launching their careers. Good research skills are only one part of the formula for success. They have to hire and lead a research team, efficiently manage a lab, find grant support, publish and mentor. The publications and links listed below can help new investigators “make the right moves” as they launch their careers and assist those who take on the important task of providing early-career researchers with scientific management training.
The American Urological Association (AUA) Office of Research offers a Grantscraft Course to assist researchers in improving their grant writing skills. Scholar Travel Support is also available to Young Investigators and Trainees interested in attending AUA Office of Research events.