Resources for Scientists using MOOCs: Coursera vs Edx.org

If you have been following Mademoiselle Scientist you know that I enjoy learning. Whenever I find a resource I have to share it. My two favorite resources for online learning are Coursera.org and Edx.org. These two¬†Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) sites are perfect if you want to learn something new now. After a few years…

Resources for Scientists: Online Learning Using Edx.org

Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) are online courses that make learning about different subjects accessible to all. With the internet at your fingertips you can learn a new topic/skill that will help elevate your STEM career. After taking several Coursera.org courses I decided to explore other MOOC sites and I came across Edx.org. Image Credit:…

Resources for Scientists: Online Learning using Coursera.org

After earning my master's degree in toxicology, I began to explore my career options. I have a variety of interests including public health, vaccines and I am interested in working in academia. A Ph.D. program in molecular microbiology and immunology may be an option for me. To prepare myself for this journey I enrolled in…