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Interview with LiAnne Yu, Anthropology PhD, on a varied career as an ethnographer

Oct 22

by Vael Gates, blogger for Beyond Academia LiAnne Yu, Anthropology PhD, leads a compelling career. Her work branches in three directions: ethnography, design research, and narrative journalism, three fields she ties together with anthropology. Curious about each of these fields and how Dr. Yu weaves them together,

A conversation with Jen Polk, History PhD, a career coach and business owner (Part 2)

Aug 01

by Vael Gates Jen Polk, PhD, graduated with a degree in history from the University of Toronto before going on to launch a career as a career coach (see FromPhDtoLife.com), writer (see her blog), host of

A conversation with Jen Polk, History PhD, a career coach and business owner (Part 1)

Aug 01

by Vael Gates Jen Polk, PhD, graduated with a degree in history from the University of Toronto before going on to launch a career as a career coach and co-founder of Beyond the Professoriate. Cheerful and down-to-earth, she

Interview with psychologist Dr. Christine Chang, Counseling Psychology PhD

Jul 11

by Vael Gates A sunny afternoon in May, I sat down with Dr. Christine Chang, who is a licensed psychologist in Berkeley. She received her PhD in Counseling Psychology from Loyola University Chicago: starting with a Bachelor’s degree in Sociology at National Taiwan University, she immigrated to the

 

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