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Seeking Anxious Scientists

For an upcoming Mind
Matters column for Science Careers, psychologist/writer Irene Levine is seeking stories from scientists and science trainees  about the impact anxiety has had on their
professional productivity.

When do you get anxious? What symptoms do you
experience? How has it affected your work? How do you deal with it? Has anxiety had a positive or negative impact on your

Can advisors/supervisors reduce — or help their subordinates manage — anxiety in the workplace? Or do they just make it worse?

e-mail Irene — irene(at)irenelevine(dot)com — with your thoughts and contact information. If you want to be
anonymous in the article, that’s okay. Check out Irene’s previous columns at