How to build a motivated research group

Mol Cell. 2010 Jan 29;37(2):151-2. doi: 10.1016/j.molcel.2010.01.011.


Motivated group members experience a full sense of choice: of doing what one wants. Such behavior shows high performance, is enjoyable, and enhances innovation. This essay describes principles of building a motivated research group.

MeSH terms

  • Cooperative Behavior
  • Group Processes
  • Humans
  • Motivation*
  • Research*
  • Social Behavior
  • Staff Development / methods*