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Written by: Catherine Sorbara, Ph.D. I thought my goal after graduate school would be to get a postdoc and then a professorship. This is how it was supposed to work, right? But during my PhD, I realized how broken academia is. I saw lifetime academics stressed out and struggling to…
Written by: Tavis Mendez, Ph.D. I love being a scientist. But, getting up in the morning and heading into the lab has always been a hassle for me. I am also quite introverted and prefer being by myself most of the time. During my PhD, the days I enjoyed most…
Do you have a persistent fear of being exposed as a fraud? Do you fail to recognize your own accomplishments and feel stuck in your transition? In this episode of the Industry Careers for PhDs podcast, we interview Dr. Cathy Sorbara, who will help you debunk this imposter feeling and…
Written by: Gemma Paech, Ph.D. I watched as the news reported cuts to research funding. It felt like watching animals around a drying watering hole. Less and less funding meant more and more intense competition to receive grants. It was literally a “survival of the fittest” situation. I was especially…