This is the second in our series of interviews from Career Profiles in Linguistics. Enjoy!
The next series of posts are from the Career Linguist, and part of her Career Profiles in Linguistics series. We won’t be re-posting all of them, so head on over to her site to read more!
The conference opened with a joint keynote given by Bill Lindstaedt and Liz Silva. While Lindstaedt talked, telling us a story about a postdoc’s career search process, Liz drew, making the story come to life with colors and images.
“I don’t know what jobs exist for someone like me” is a common sentiment among PhDs and postdocs at the beginning of their career searches. Held May 16th and 17th, the Beyond Academia conference of 2015 addressed this by bringing over 90 PhDs who work outside of academia to the …