This is a science podcast, so why am I talking about work-life balance? Because so many scientists are bad at it!
Everyone should have a mentor when trying to achieve something difficult in life. In science, mentors are unavoidable…
It’s the beginning of the school year so I thought it would be the perfect time to talk about where aspiring scientists go to train to be scientists: graduate school.
You know when you go to a zoo or museum and see people at carts with cool stuff to touch or talk about? Have you ever wondered what it was like to be one of those people? For this week’s podcast, I interviewed Erin Apple to talk about this – her career in environmental education.
This week’s podcast episode covers the second most popular answer to the question, “What is the problem you are struggling with most in regard to this career?”
You get a degree and then a job, right? That’s how it is supposed to work. But in wildlife biology, ecology, and conservation careers, it’s not so straightforward.