Brief Takeaways from “The Language of LinkedIn”

Mar 01

by Vael Gates The Beyond Academia 2018 Conference is happening today and tomorrow at Clark Kerr Campus, Berkeley! I’m attending “The Language of LinkedIn“, a presentation by career sociolinguist Anna Marie Trester. Here are some takeaways:

From a Developmental Biology PhD to Museum Experience Developer: Interview with Dr. Anja Scholze

Feb 28

Dr. Anja Scholze

I think I have the only job that exists like this in the world.”

  Anja Scholze has every reason to believe those words are true. As the Experience Developer

Launching a Life Science Startup

Jan 23

by Vael 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

Corporate research at Agilent: a casual conversation with scientist-in-industry Nick Sampas (PhD in physics)

Jan 15

by Vael 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


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