“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 …
We’re here today with Desirée Stanley, a Science Curriculum Designer at IXL Learning. Desirée recently graduated from the University of California, San Francisco with a Master of Science.
The group, Bay Area Women in Machine Learning and Data Science, met on Wednesday night (1/28/15) on campus to connect with graduate students who are interested in data science. After a brief introduction to the group, we got to hear from three women who took different paths in data science.
Cory Ellison graduated from the University of California, Davis with a PhD in Plant Biology. He now works as a Patent Agent at Morrison & Foerster. Below is Part 1 of our interview with him.