Sunday, February 21, 2010: 10:00 AM-11:00 AM
Marina Ballroom G (San Diego Marriott Hotel & Marina)Could you be missing out on an exciting and rewarding career outside of academic or industrial research? Increasingly, Ph.D.-level scientists are becoming aware of other career opportunities beyond bench research. Join this panel discussion to consider what your career path might look like in these "nontraditional" areas. Scientists working outside of research will discuss their career paths. Expect to learn about career options, how to parlay your current skills and values into a new area, ways to research career options, and how to develop the skills you might need.
Brianna Blaser, AAAS/Science Careers