Exposing African students and professionals to research-based graduate education and internships.
AFRISNET is an international network of students, scholars, and professionals in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). The network’s goal is to advance research and scholarship in STEM disciplines in Africa. Our website provides a clearinghouse for information and advice, as well as a platform where members post profiles, communicate to share news and ideas, blog, and support each other both academically and professionally.
Spotlight: Dr. Nyiranshuti, from Rwanda, is currently a postdoctoral researcher at the University of Pittsburgh. She develops radiotracers targeting immune cells.
News: Africa needs many more scientists
Before you write your (cover) job application letter
The cover letter is an important part of the job application process. Before writing the letter, it is important to gather as much information as possible about the job, and organize all relevant information about your skills and experiences.
Dealing with the Fear of Applying to Graduate School
Culture Difference-Share your experience and thoughts!
Started by Vincent Mwumvaneza
Culture is the way of life! It is very common that when someone leaves his or her native county experiences a cultural shock. The level of cultural shock varies from individuals, the level of cultural differences between new destination and the native country and so on.