Launching a Life Science Startup
by Monica Gates Jan 22nd, Stanley Hall, Berkeley Beyond Academia and QB3, the California Institute for Quantitative Biosciences, teamed up together to put on the event “Launching a Life Science Startup” tonight. We first heard from Ioana L. Aanei, Entrepreneurship Program Manager at QB3, to introduce us to entrepreneurship resources on
Corporate research at Agilent: a casual conversation with scientist-in-industry Nick Sampas (PhD in physics)
by Monica Gates Nick Sampas, a PhD in physics, is a senior research scientist at Agilent Technologies. He kindly sat down to talk with me about his job and how he got to where he is. I’ve known Nick for a long time, and know the basics of his position:
From Public Policy Fellow to PhD
Following last month’s Public Sector Fellowships event, Beyond Academia sat down with Jessica Watterson, a second year in UC Berkeley’s Health Policy PhD program and former Fulbright-Clinton Public Policy Fellow at the Ministry of Health in Samoa. Focused on public policy, the Fulbright-Clinton fellowship is open to PhD students across
From the Ivory Tower to Public Housing – A Humanities Ph.D. in Washington, D.C.
Patricia Soler (far right) and her HUD colleagues on a site visit at a Tribally Designated Housing Entity Patricia A. Soler is a recent graduate of the Presidential Management Fellowship (PMF) program at the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) in the Real Estate Assessment Center (REAC). She