I was post-qualifying exam and officially a third-year. Allegedly the “third year” status means that you have more time to focus on your research projects and that you’re almost done teaching. It also seemed to mean that you were in this “gap” period in grad school: post-qualif...
Hello! This is my first blog post here at Bio Careers, so let’s start off with a few random factoids. I graduated from the University of California, Berkeley with a PhD in Chemistry, where I dabbled a bit with sugar chemistry at the bench and studied aberrant glycosylation associated w...