Tag Archives: Alternative careers

Meet Teresa M. Evans, Director, Office of Career Development

Teresa M. Evans, PhD Director, Office of Career Development Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio Describe your job and what you do on a day-to-day basis. As the director of the office … Continue reading

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Meet Becky Simon, Staff Writer at BioCentury Publications

Describe your job and what you do on a day-to-day basis. I’m a reporter for a daily news publication that covers the pharma and biotech industry. I follow clinical development, business practices, FDA regulation, patent law, and anything else that … Continue reading

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Meet Ashley Sloat, Senior Patent Strategy Specialist at Hudak Consulting Group, LLC

  Describe your job and what you do on a day-to-day basis. I help early stage biomedical companies develop and strategize around their patent portfolios and technology. My days mostly consist of client work, including determining patent filings and/or business … Continue reading

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Meet Tien-Huei Hsu, Assistant Medical Director at Health Science Communications

Describe your job and what you do on a day-to-day basis. I’m in the medical communications field. Our clients are pharmaceutical and medical device companies, which include big pharma, as well as small biotechs, and we can be brought on … Continue reading

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Meet Olivia Mullins, Founder of Science Delivered!

Describe your job and what you do on a day-to-day basis. My job right now is getting Science Delivered off the ground. Science Delivered is a mobile lab with the mission of providing quality science enrichment to elementary school students … Continue reading

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Meet Aimee Garlit, Quality Technician at Dogfish Head Craft Brewery

Job search advice from academics by academics: a short informational interview with PhDs who have taken different career trajectories.  Aimee (Richard) Garlit – Off-centered quality technician, Dogfish Head Craft Brewery Describe your job and what you do on a day-to-day … Continue reading

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Shauna’s academic journey

I’ve been doing academic research for about ten years now, and recently decided to leave. Until this year, I was actively asserting my plans to pursue a career in academic research. I wanted to be a professor with a lab. … Continue reading

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